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June 5, 2016

Press Release/Vermont State Police/Simple Assault/16B301048

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 16B301048          

TROOPER: C. Schulze                                                     

STATION: Bradford                   

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 05/27/16

LOCATION: US Route 302, Topsham

VIOLATION: Simple Assault

 

ACCUSED: Durand Davidson                                       

AGE: 53

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Corinth, VT

 

VICTIM: John Tighe

AGE: 56

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Topsham, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 06/04/16, The Vermont State Police in Bradford charged

Durand Davidson with Simple Assault. This was as a result of a verbal

altercation involving Davidson and John Tighe on 05/27/16. During the

altercation, Davidson retrieved a firearm. Durand Davidson fired a couple of  rounds

in a direction away from Tighe. He then pointed the firearm at John Tighe.

Durand Davidson is cited to appear in Orange County Court on 07/13/16. 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE: 07/13/16 

COURT: Orange

MUG SHOT: N