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December 1, 2016

Contempt of Court violation in Woodford

VSP Press Release-Incident

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
       
CASE#: 16C304109
TROOPER: Justin Walker                              
STATION: Shaftsbury Field Station                   
CONTACT#: 802-442-5421

DATE/TIME: 12/01/16 @ 0215 hours
LOCATION: 905 VT RT 9, Woodford, VT
VIOLATION: Violation of Conditions of Release

ACCUSED: Richard J. Martin                                              
AGE: 30
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Woodford, VT

VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of
sexual assault or domestic violence.)
AGE:
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 12/02/16 at approximately 0215 hours Vermont State
Police conducted a conditions of release check on a Richard Martin. It was
learned Martin was on active conditions of release from the Bennington County
Superior Court to not have contact with a woman who lives at that address.

Martin was in fact found to be in the presence of the woman and was taken into
custody by Troopers for violating his court ordered conditions. Martin was
transported to Shaftsbury Field Station for processing. Martin was later
released with a citation to appear in Bennington County Superior Court, Criminal
Division to answer to the charge of Violation of Conditions of release.


COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE: 12/19/16            
COURT: Bennington County Superior Court, Criminal Division
LODGED - No LOCATION:     
BAIL: N/A
MUG SHOT: INCLUDE IMAGE or INDICATE NOT AVAILABLE
PBT: INCLUDE RESULT or INDICATE REFUSAL / NOT CONDUCTED / NOT APPLICABLE



*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.


Tpr Justin Walker
Vermont State Police 'C' Troop
Shaftsbury Barracks
96 Airport Rd
Shaftsbury, VT 05262
802-442-5421