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August 26, 2016

VSP Press Release 16C302959 // False Report to Police

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 16C302959

TROOPER: Sgt. Jesse Robson                                                     

STATION: Shaftsbury                     

CONTACT#: 802 442 5421

 

DATE/TIME: 8-26-16 0920

LOCATION: Grange Road Shaftsbury

VIOLATION: False Information to Police

 

ACCUSED: Michael J. Myers                                                                       

AGE: 43

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bennington VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

Vermont State Police received a report of a male with a knife, in a parking lot in Shaftsbury.  Investigation revealed the male (Michael J. Myers) gave police false information for the purpose of deflecting the investigation.  He was arrested for that crime.  He is currently on parole and  was released to the custody of Department of Corrections / Bennington County Sheriff Department when his processing was completed with Vermont State Police.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE: 9-26-16    

COURT: Bennington Criminal Court

LODGED - LOCATION: Marble Valley Correctional Center              

BAIL: none

MUG SHOT: Yes

 

 

 

Sgt. Jesse Robson

Vermont State Police

Shaftsbury Barracks

96 Airport Road

Shaftsbury, VT 05262

Phone (802) 442-5421

Fax       (802) 442-3263

**NEW EMAIL ADDRESS:**

jesse.robson@vermont.gov