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September 28, 2016

Press Release: False Reports 16B103128

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 16B103128

TROOPER: Rancourt                               

STATION: St. Johnsbury                    

CONTACT#: (802) 748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 8/19/2016 1746 hours

LOCATION: 857 Memorial Dr., St. Johnsbury, VT

VIOLATION: False Reports to Law Enforcement Authorities

 

ACCUSED: Samantha Nesterowich                                               

AGE: 26

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: St. Johnsbury, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On the above date and time Samantha Nesterowich, 26, of St. Johnsbury called the Vermont State Police to report she was threatened via a third party by Scott Couillard, 27, of St. Johnsbury. Couillard has pre-trial conditions of release which restrict contact with Nesterowich. Investigation revealed that Nesterowich had fabricated two incidents which occurred on August 19, 2016. She was issued a citation to appear in Caledonia Superior Court for providing False Information to Law Enforcement Authorities.

 

 

COURT ACTION: (X)Y N

COURT DATE: 10/10/2016*           

COURT: Caledonia

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A     

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Y (X)N

 

 

*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of

the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.

 

Trooper Tylor Rancourt

Vermont State Police

1068 US Route 5

St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

802-748-3111  X4325