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November 8, 2016

Press Release/ VSP Rutland/ 16C105866/ Unlawful Mischief/ Benson/ 11/7/16

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 16C105866

TROOPER: Dambrackas                                                 

STATION: Rutland                  

CONTACT#: 802 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: 10/19/2016 at 2259 hours

LOCATION: Lake Road, Benson

VIOLATION: Unlawful Mischief/Vandalism

 

ACCUSED: Laura Pike                                                                                     

AGE: 43

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Whitehall, NY

 

VICTIM: Loren Wooster

AGE: 49

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Benson, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On October 19th at approximately 2259 hours, Vermont State Police were notified of a vandalism complaint that had occurred at a residence on Lake Road in Benson. The property owner reported that Laura Pike age 43, of Whitehall, NY, had been seen outside of his residence. The property owner advised that Pike had smashed two windows of the residence, and then proceeded to smash the windshield of a vehicle in his driveway multiple times. Pike fled the area prior to law enforcement arrival and was unable to be located on this date.

 

On November 7th 2016, Pike was located during an unrelated matter by Castleton Police Department. Pike was subsequently cited to appear in court at a later date and time to answer to the charge of unlawful mischief.   

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE: 1/9/2016                 

COURT: Rutland

LODGED – LOCATION: No

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: No

 

 

Tpr. Jesse Dambrackas

Vermont State Police

Rutland Barracks

124 State Place

Rutland, VT 05701