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June 22, 2016

VSP Press Release: Simple Assault on May 28, 2016 in Wells River, Vermont

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 16B301067

TROOPER: Brennan                                                        

STATION: VSP - Bradford                    

CONTACT#: (802) 222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 05-28-16/ 2238 hours

LOCATION: Wells River, Vermont

 

ACCUSED: John Welch

AGE: 30

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: North Haverhill, New Hampshire   

 

VICTIM: Kyle Cabey

AGE: 28

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Wells River, Vermont

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On the evening of 05-28-16, State Police received a call from Kyle Cabey(28) who was at Cottage Hospital claiming that he had been assaulted. Investigation revealed that John Welch(30) punched Cabey in the face causing injuries. Welch was arrested in New Hampshire and processed for simple assault.

 

COURT: Orange

COURT DATE:  07/20/16

 

 

Trooper Sean Brennan

VSP Bradford

1594 Waits River Road

Bradford, VT 05033

802-222-4680