VSP Press Release-Incident
STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
TROOPER: Shaffer and Schlesinger
STATION: VSP-St. Johnsbury
DATE/TIME: 11/19/2016 @ 0500 hours.
LOCATION: Fairlee, VT
VIOLATION: 1st Degree Aggravated Domestic Assault, Possession of Hallucinogenic Drug
ACCUSED: Matthew Manning
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Corinth, VT
VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of
sexual assault or domestic violence.)
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 11/19/2016 at approximately 0530 hours Troopers responded to a domestic disturbance at a residence on US Route 5 in Fairlee. Investigation found the female victim had been choked by Matthew Manning. Troopers located Manning at a nearby residence where he was taken into custody. During their interaction with him, Manning was found to be in possession of a hallucinogenic drug. He was lodged at the Northeast Regional Correctional Center in St. Johnsbury on $25,000 bail. He is scheduled to appear in Orange County Court on 11/21/2016 at 1230 hours.
COURT ACTION: Y
MUG SHOT: Available, please request through VSP PIO.
*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.
Trooper David Shaffer
Vermont State Police- St. Johnsbury
Please note new email address (eff. 07/27/15) David.Shaffer@Vermont.Gov