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December 10, 2016

Press Release: 16D304879 Fugitive

VSP Press Release- Fugitive from Justice

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 16D304879

TROOPER: Lyon                       

STATION: VSP Royalton                 

CONTACT#: 802-234-9933

 

DATE/TIME: 12/10/16 at approximately 1020 hrs

LOCATION: Interstate 89 South near Mile Marker 25

VIOLATION: Fugitive from Justice

 

ACCUSED: Douglas Bell                       

AGE: 54

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Middlesex, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 12/10/26 at approximately 1020 hrs, Douglas Bell was stopped by Vermont State Police on I89 south near mile marker 25. During the stop, it was revealed that Bell had an outstanding warrant out of Washington County and another out of Chittenden County. Bell was taken into custody and processed at the Royalton Barracks as a Fugitive from Justice, a violation of Title 28 VSA Section 551. Bell was cited to appear at the Washington County Superior Court and the Chittenden County Superior Court.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE: 12/12/16 and 12/13/16           

COURT: Washington and Chittenden

LODGED - LOCATION: Orange County Sheriff Dept.     

BAIL: Washington: $500/ Chittenden: $1,500