STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
CASE #: 16D003267
TROOPER: Valcourt STATION: Westminster
DATE/TIME: 11/03/2016 4:39 am
LOCATION: VT RT 30, Newfane
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Newfane, VT
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
On November 3, 2016 at approximately 4:39 am, the Vermont State Police received a report of a burglary to the United States Post Office on VT RT 30 in the Town of Newfane.
Members of the State Police responded to the area. Investigation revealed that between 2:39 am and 4:35 am, an unknown male had forced entry into the USPS office in the village of Newfane. Around 4:37 hours, a USPS employee entered the rear door of the post office and subsequently found an unknown male, dressed in dark clothing and wearing a hoodie, in the building. The unknown male, fled the post office through a window and fled the scene on foot, traveling north on VT RT 30. This investigation is also being assisted by an investigator with the US Postal Inspection Service.
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.