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October 8, 2016

FW: VSP Royalton/ Possession of Heroin, False Information to LE/ Case #16D304022/ Cpl. Mark Harvey

 

 

From: Harvey, Mark
Sent: Saturday, October 08, 2016 4:48 PM
To: DPS - mediasouth <mediasouth@listserv.dps.state.vt.us>
Subject: FW: VSP Royalton/ Possession of Heroin, False Information to LE/ Case #16D304022/ Cpl. Mark Harvey

 

Melyza Rojas picture #1

Shelby Cyr picture #2

 

From: Harvey, Mark
Sent: Saturday, October 08, 2016 3:49 PM
To: DPS - mediasouth <mediasouth@listserv.dps.state.vt.us>
Cc: French, Anthony <Anthony.French@vermont.gov>; Jenkins, William <William.Jenkins@vermont.gov>
Subject: VSP Royalton/ Possession of Heroin, False Information to LE/ Case #16D304022/ Cpl. Mark Harvey

 

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 16D304022          

TROOPER:  Harvey                             

STATION:  VSP Royalton                   

CONTACT#: 234-9933

 

DATE/TIME: 10/08/2016

LOCATION: I-89 south near mile marker 10

VIOLATION: Possession of Heroin/ False Report to Law Enforcement

 

ACCUSED: Shelby Cyr                                              

AGE: 24

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Chicopee, MA

 

ACCUSED: Melyza Rojas

AGE: 23

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Springfield, MA

 

 

The Vermont State Police arrested Shelby Cyr and Melyza Rojas for felony Possession of Heroin and False Information to Law Enforcement after a motor vehicle stop on I-89 south near mile marker 10 in the Town of Sharon, Windsor County.  Upon speaking with both the operator and passenger, a consent search was conducted and approximately 650 bags of heroin was located in the glove compartment.  Cyr and Rojas were taken into custody and transported to the Royatlon Barracks where they were processed and released on a criminal citation to appear in Windsor County Superior Court on 01/30/2017 at 8:00 am to answer to the charges of Possession of Heroin and False Information to Law Enforcement.

 

Corporal Mark Harvey

Vermont State Police

2011 VT Route 107

Bethel, VT 05032

Tel. 802-234-9933

Fax 802-234-6520