STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
TROOPER: Detective Sergeant Mark Potter
STATION: Vermont State Police St. Johnsbury
DATE/TIME: 6/14/16 1345 hours
LOCATION: Lyndon State College
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 6/14/16 at approximately 1345 hours Lyndon State
College received an anonymous threatening e-mail via admissions and student
services claiming that there were explosive devices placed in various locations
of the campus. The author of the anonymous e-mail threatened harm to the
campus. Campus security conducted an immediate search of the campus for
suspicious devices or items and nothing was found. Campus security contacted
the Vermont State Police to report the threatening e-mail and Uniformed Troopers
as well as members of the Bureau of Criminal Investigations responded to the
Lyndon State College.
Coordinated efforts were completed for ensuring the safety of the campus and a
continued investigation is underway by the Vermont State Police to identify the
origin of the threatening e-mail.
Per Lyndon State College: All scheduled programs and activities will continue as scheduled.
Detective Sergeant Mark Potter
Vermont State Police
1068 US Route 5; Suite #1
St. Johnsbury VT 05819