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September 27, 2016

Press Release / VSP-Middlesex / 16A304107 / Domestic Assault / Worcester / Sept 24, 2016

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 16A304107

TROOPER: Tpr. Crista Maurice                              

STATION: Middlesex barracks 

CONTACT#: 229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: 09/24/16 1849 hours

LOCATION: 16 Minister Brook Rd, Worcester, VT

VIOLATION: 1st Degree Aggravated Domestic Assault and Domestic Assault

 

ACCUSED: Michael McCarthy                                             

AGE: 53

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Worcester, VT

 

VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of

sexual assault or domestic violence.)

AGE:

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On the above date and time, State Police responded to 16 Minister Brook Rd, in Worcester for a report a family fight.  Upon arrival, the victim advised that they were in a truck with McCarthy traveling on Calais Rd when they got into an argument.  McCarthy hit the victim several times.  The victim also reported that they were strangled two times during an argument on 09/23/16.  McCarthy was not located until 09/26/16.  He was released on a citation for 1st Degree Aggravated Assault and Domestic Assault.  McCarthy is scheduled to appear in Washington County Superior Court - Criminal Division on 09/27/16.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE: 09/27/16        

COURT: Washington County Superior Court - Criminal Division

LODGED - LOCATION: No    

BAIL: None

MUG SHOT: IMAGE NOT AVAILABLE

PBT:NOT CONDUCTED / NOT APPLICABLE

 

 

*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 Crista Maurice & K9 Cole

Vermont State Police - Middlesex

1080 US Rte 2

Middlesex, Vermont

 

Phone: (802) 229-9191

Fax: (802) 229-2648