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December 10, 2016

PRESS RELEASE-#16B105394-Larceny and more

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 16B105394

TROOPER: Shaffer                       

STATION: VSP-St. Johnsbury             

CONTACT#: 748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 12/10/16 @ 1450 hours

LOCATION: Corey Hill Road, Newbury

VIOLATION: Larceny From the Person, Possession of Stolen Property, False Information to Police

 

ACCUSED: Amy Emerson                                              

AGE: 39

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bradford, VT

 

VICTIM: Forrest Block

AGE: 29

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Newbury, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:  On 12/10/16 Forrest Block contacted VSP to allege his ex-girlfriend Amy Emerson had stolen his cell phone from him while he was on Corey Hill Road in Newbury. She then fled the area. Troopers located Emerson's vehicle on Lower Plain in Bradford and conducted a traffic stop. During the course of the stop, the stolen cell phone was recovered. Emerson was issued a citation to appear in Orange County Court on 02/08/2017 to answer the charges of Larceny From the Person, Possession of Stolen Property, and False Information to Police.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

MUG SHOT:  NOT AVAILABLE

PBT:  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.

 

Trooper David Shaffer

Vermont State Police- St. Johnsbury

802-748-3111

802-748-1585 (Fax)

Please note new email address (eff. 07/27/15) David.Shaffer@Vermont.Gov