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June 19, 2016

VSP Press Release - Trafficking Heroin, Transporting Heroin into Vermont

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE

CASE#: 16D101606
TROOPER: Ryan Wood
STATION: Rockingham
CONTACT#: 802 875 2112

DATE/TIME: 6/19/16 1153 AM
LOCATION: Irving Gas Station, Springfield, VT
VIOLATION: Trafficking Heroin, Transporting Heroin into Vermont, Possession of Heroin

ACCUSED: Timothy Ksepka
AGE: 23
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Hardwick, VT

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 6/19/16, at approximately 1140 hours, Vermont State Police received a 911 call about a vehicle operating erratically, traveling north on Interstate 91. Trooper's located the vehicle at the Springfield, VT Irving gas station and spoke with the operator, Timothy Ksepka. During a consensual search of Ksepka's vehicle, Trooper's located 520 bags of heroin concealed in the headliner of the vehicle. Trooper's accessed this area by removing the dome light, revealing a natural void in the vehicle. Ksepka was arrested and processed at the Rockingham State Police Barracks. He was issued a citation for Trafficking Heroin, Transporting Heroin into the State of Vermont, and Possession of Heroin. He was lodged at the Southern State Correctional Facility for lack of $1,500 bail.


COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE: 6/20/16
COURT: Windsor
LODGED - LOCATION: SSCF
BAIL: 1,500
MUG SHOT: Y (see attached)

Trooper Ryan Wood
Rockingham Barracks
Vermont State Police
1987 Rockingham Road
Chester, VT 05143
802-875-2112


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