STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
CASE #: 16D002328
TROOPER: Valcourt STATION: Westminster
DATE/TIME: 10/03/2016 1:12 pm
LOCATION (specific): Simpson Brook Road, Townshend
VIOLATION: Burglary / Petit Larceny
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
On October 3, 2016 at approximately 1:12 pm, the Vermont State Police received a report of a theft on Simpson Brook Road in Townshend.
A member of the State Police responded to the area. Investigation revealed that on 10/02/2016 sometime between 6:30 pm and 10:30 pm, an unknown person had entered a campsite at a private residence on Simpson Brook Road in Townshend. The unknown person then entered and searched a tent, stealing prescription medication and a blue folding knife. According to the complainant, a suspicious male had previously been seen walking in the area. The suspicious male had been seen three times in the last two weeks walking thought the campsite wearing a camouflage hoodie, with the hoodie pulled up over his head, sunglasses and gloves.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Trooper Valcourt of the Vermont State Police – Westminster barracks at (802) 722-4600 or call the State Police Crime Information Tip Line at (802) 241-5355. Anonymous crime tips can also be sent using your mobile device. Text the keyword VTIPS to the shortcut CRIMES (274687) and share the tip you have about a crime.