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August 27, 2016

Vermont State Police/Press Release/16B103295/Arrest on Warrant

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 16B103295

TROOPER: Schlesinger                                                  

STATION:  VSP-St. Johnsbury                    

CONTACT#: 748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 8/27/16 / 0858 hours

LOCATION: 45 Jills Hill, Wheelock, VT

VIOLATION: Warrant

 

ACCUSED: Melinda Mitchell                                                                       

AGE: 26 years

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Lyndonville, VT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On 8/27/16 at approximately 0858 hours Troopers and CALEX Ambulance were dispatched to 45 Jills Hill Road in Wheelock for the report of a potential heroin overdose. CALEX transported a 35 year old female to NVRH, she was listed in stable condition. During the investigation Troopers learned that Mitchell had a warrant for her arrest. Troopers took her into custody and lodged her at North East Correctional Facility for lack of bail.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE: 8/29/16                   

COURT: Caledonia

LODGED – LOCATION: Y

BAIL: $2500

MUG SHOT: Y

 

 

Trooper Jason Schlesinger and K-9 Arrow

Vermont State Police

1068 US Route 5, Suite 1

St Johnsbury, VT 05819

(802) 748-3111