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September 23, 2016

Press Release,VSP Westminster, Simple assault, Jamaica,16D001866,

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 16D001866

TROOPER: John Waitekus                                                            

STATION:  VSP Westminster                   

CONTACT#: 802 722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 09-16-16 at approximately 2100 hrs

LOCATION: Old Route 8 in Jamaica

VIOLATION: Simple assault

 

ACCUSED: Jonathan R. Matyas                                                                                  

AGE: 34

West Townshend, VT.

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On 09-16-16 at 2153 hours, VT State Police were called to Old Rt 8 in Jamaica to

investigate a reported assault. After an investigation, probable cause was found

to charge Jonathan R. Matyas 34, of West Townshend, VT. with simple assault on

Grant Bercik 28, of Jamaica, VT. Matyas was charged with Simple assault and will

answer to the charge in Windham Superior Court Criminal Division on November 1st

2016.  

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE: 11-01-16                 

COURT: Windham Superior Court Criminal Division

LODGED NO

BAIL: NO

MUG SHOT: Yes

 

Trooper John Waitekus  #522

Vermont State Police - Westminster Barracks 

Mailing address: 1330 Westminster Heights Rd. Putney VT. 05346

Physical address: 1330 Westminster Heights Rd. Westminster VT. 05158

Tel. (802) 722-4600  

Fax. (802) 722-4690

John.waitekus@vermont.gov