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June 7, 2016

Press Release/14C100425/Missing Person, Jonathan Schaff.

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

Vermont State Police

STATION:  Rutland

CASE#:  14C100425

TROOPER: Detective Sgt. Todd Wilkins

CONTACT#:  442-5421

 

DATE/TIME:  June 6, 2016

LOCATIONS: Quarry located on VT Route 149, West Pawlet, VT

VIOLATIONS: Missing Person

 

VICTIM: Jonathan Schaff

 

ACCUSED:   N/A                                               

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On Monday June 6, 2016 the Vermont State Police and the New York State Police Scuba Teams searched a quarry located on Vermont Route 149 in West Pawlet, VT.  The purpose of the dive was to search for evidence pertaining to the disappearance of Jonathan Schaff who went missing from the area in 2014.

 

Jonathan Schaff was last seen on January 18, 2014 at the New York/Vermont line walking east on Route 149. 

 

A thorough search of the quarry was conducted by divers from both teams; however no evidence pertaining to the case was recovered.

 

The Vermont State Police and the New York State Police, with the assistance of Granville (NY) Police Department, continue to jointly investigate the disappearance of Jonathan Schaff.   

 

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Vermont State Police. 

 

Detective Sgt. Todd L. Wilkins

Vermont State Police, Shaftsbury

96 Airport Road

Shaftsbury, VT 05262

Office: (802) 442-5421

Cell: (802) 733-4150

Todd.wilkins@vermont.gov