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August 25, 2016

Press release Westfield VT


STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 16B203209

 

Vermont State Police Trooper Munson

                                                               

STATION:  Vermont State Police Derby Barracks

                   

CONTACT#: (802)334-8881

 

DATE/TIME: 8/25/2016

 

LOCATION: 548 Cemetery Road, Westfield, VT

 

VIOLATION: Search Warrant for drug activity

 

ACCUSED: Still under active investigation and subjects have not been taken into custody at this time

                                                                                               

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 8/24/2016 The Vermont State Police was granted a search warrant for a residence located on Cemetery Road in the Town of Westfield, VT. The search warrant was requested as a result of an investigation related to drug activity. Investigation indicates heroin and fentanyl may be present as well as other chemicals which creates a hazard to individuals conducting the search. Due to the safety concerns of responders the Vermont State Police Clan Lab and the Vermont Hazardous Response Team will assist in executing the search warrant this morning and afternoon (8/25/2016). The Troy Fire Department will shut down Cemetery Road for a short time while the Clan Lab and Hazmat Team are setting up for operations. There is no health concerns or threat to the public. 

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