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December 29, 2016

PRESS RELEASE-#16B105759-Recovered Firearm

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 16B105759

TROOPER: Shaffer                                

STATION: VSP- St. Johnsbury                     

CONTACT#: 748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 12/28/2016 @0645 hours

LOCATION: US Route 302, Newbury

VIOLATION: Found Firearm

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:  State Police are investigating an incident involving a recovered firearm on US Route 302 in Newbury. Troopers were notified that a .22 caliber revolver had been found in a mailbox on 12/28/2016 when a resident went to check their mail. State Police ask that anyone missing a similar firearm or may have information about particular incident contact Trooper Shaffer at VSP- St. Johnsbury at 802-748-3111.

 

 

 

 

*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