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November 10, 2016

Franklin County - Transport Drugs into place of Detention








CASE#:           16A205467


TROOPER:     Detective Sergeant Richard Desany


STATION:       St. Albans


CONTACT#:  (802) 524-5993          


DATE/TIME:   November 02, 2016 / approximately 1130 hours

LOCATION:    Northwest State Correctional Facility, Lower Newton Road, St. Albans Town, VT


VIOLATION:   Transportation of a Regulated Drug into Places of Detention


ACCUSED:     Eric Bartemy


AGE:               36 year old


CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:        St. Albans, Vermont    




            Eric Bartemy was granted furlough by the Vermont Department of Corrections. On November 02, 2016, two Community Corrections Officers checked on Bartemy at his residence. Drugs were located while at his residence and Bartemy’s furlough was revoked, thus he would be placed back in the custody of the Vermont Department of Corrections. Despite Bartemy indicating he didn’t have any drugs on him, heroin was subsequently located on Bartemy when he arrived at the Northwest State Correctional Facility.

            Bartemy was issued a citation for transportation of a regulated drug into places of detention. He is due to appear at the Franklin County Superior Court, Criminal Division on December 19, 2016 at 1:00 pm to answer for the charge. He will continue to be in the custody of the Vermont Department of Corrections.



COURT ACTION:                   Yes

COURT DATE:                       December 19, 2016 at 1:00 pm                                   

COURT:                                  Franklin County Superior Court, Criminal Division        

LODGED – LOCATION:         Northwest State Correctional Facility           

BAIL:                                       N/A                 

MUG SHOT:                           Yes








Det.Sgt. Richard Desany      

Troop A, St. Albans, BCI     

140 Fisher Pond Road    

St. Albans, VT  05478      

(802) 524-5993