STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
TROOPER: Trp. Craig Hanson
STATION: Rutland Barracks
DATE/TIME: 0842 hrs, 06-19-16
LOCATION: Rt. 30 Hubbardton
VIOLATION: Fugitive from Justice
ACCUSED: Robert D. Carota
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Fort Edward, New York
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
On 06-17-16 the Vermont State Police were contacted by the Washington County New York Sheriff’s Office and informed that Robert Carota was a fugitive from New York and may be staying in the Hubbardton area. New York authorities advised that there was an active warrant for Carota’s arrest and that they were willing to extradite him back to New York if captured. The warrant was issued for Criminal Contempt in the First Degree.
Through investigation troopers learned that Carota was staying in an RV at the KOA Campground on Rt. 30 in Hubbardton.
On 06-19-16 Carota was taken into custody without incident.
Castleton Police and Fair Haven Police assisted in this investigation and the apprehension of Carota.
Robert Carota was lodged at the Marble Valley Regional Correctional Center on the charges of being a Fugitive From Justice and a charge of Violation of an Abuse Prevention Order.
Bail was set at $50,000.
Trooper Craig Hanson
Vermont State Police