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June 5, 2016

Lincoln Vermont Retail Theft from a Farm stand

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
 
CASE#:16C201635
TROOPER: Szarejko   
STATION: VSP New Havne                     
CONTACT#: 802 388 4919

DATE/TIME: 6/2/2016 16:34 hours.
LOCATION: West River Road, Lincoln Vermont.
VIOLATION: Retail theft, False Information to a Police Officer.

ACCUSED: Brett R. Tardif     
AGE: 27
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Waitsfield, Vermont.

VICTIM: William Roleau
AGE: 62
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Lincoln Vermont.

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On June 2, 2016 at approximately 16:34 hours Vermont State Police responded to a residence located on West River Road in the Town of Lincoln for a reported theft complaint.  Further investigation revealed that on May 30th, June 1st and June 2nd items such as steaks, Maple Syrup, and money were stolen from a farm stand owned by Roleau.  Images of the perpetrator were taken during the theft, with the help of the Bristol Police Department the perpetrator was later identified as Bret Tardif of Waitsfield Vermont.  On June 5, 2016 Tardif arrived at the New Haven State Police Barracks, he was released on a citation to appear in Addison County District Court on July 25, 2016 at 12:30 PM to answer the charges of Retail Theft (3 counts) and False Information to a Police Officer.

COURT ACTION: Yes
COURT DATE: July 25, 2016 
COURT: Addison County
LODGED - LOCATION: 
BAIL:
MUG SHOT: Yes

 

Trooper Joseph Szarejko
Vermont State Police
Troop "C" New Haven Barracks
Phone # (802) 388-4919
FAX # (802) 453 7918