VSP Press Release-Incident
STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
TROOPER: Detective Sergeant David Petersen
STATION: VSP-St. Johnsbury
DATE/TIME: August and September 2016
LOCATION: Caledonia County
VIOLATION: Sexual Assault (with individual under the age of 16)
ACCUSED: Adam Whiting
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Waterford, VT
VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of
sexual assault or domestic violence.)
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
On 10/19/16, the Vermont State Police were notified of a report of a female
juvenile that had a consensual romantic relationship with a 22 year old male. During
the romantic relationship the 22 year old male and the female juvenile engaged
in sexual activity, leaving the female juvenile pregnant.
An investigation was commenced. During the investigation, the 22 year old male
was identified as Adam Whiting of Waterford, VT. Evidence was obtained verifying
the information provided within the initial report.
On 10/28/16, Whiting was issued a citation to appear on the Caledonia Criminal
Unit of the Vermont Superior Court on a charge of Sexual Assault (engaging in
sexual activity with an individual under the age of 16). Whiting is scheduled to
appear in court on 11/14/16.
COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE: 11/14/16
COURT: Caledonia Criminal Unit
LODGED - LOCATION: N/A
MUG SHOT: See attachment
*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.