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October 29, 2016

Press Release/ VSP Rutland/ 1st Degree Aggravated Domestic Assault/ Chittenden/ 16C106081/ 10-29/2016

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 16C106081

TROOPER: Hall                                                                       

STATION: Rutland                     

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: October 29, 2016 at approximately 1143 hours

LOCATION: Rowdy Acres; Chittenden, VT

VIOLATION:1st Degree Aggravated Domestic Assault; Title 13 V.S.A. 1043

 

ACCUSED: Carsen M. Eckhardt

AGE: 28

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Chittenden, VT

 

 

VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of domestic violence or sexual assault.)

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On Saturday, October 29, 2016 at approximately 1143 hours, Troopers from the Vermont State Police-Rutland Barracks were dispatched to a family fight located in a residence on Rowdy Acres in Chittenden. Upon arrival, Troopers identified both parties involved.


During the investigation, Troopers learned Carsen M. Eckhardt caused serious bodily injury to a family or household member. Eckhardt  was subsequently taken into custody and transported to the State Police Barracks in Rutland Town for processing. Eckhardt was lodged at the Marble Valley Correctional Center for lack of $1,000.00 cash or surety bond for the aforementioned offense.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Rutland Criminal Division

COURT DATE: October 31, 2016 at 1230 hours

BAIL: $1,000.00 Cash or Surety

MUG SHOT: Attached