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December 13, 2016

Press Release / VSP Middlesex / 16A305397 / Agg. Domestic, Resisting Arrest / Waitsfield / 12/13/2016

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 16A305397

TROOPER: Tpr. Crista Maurice                            

STATION: Middlesex                  

CONTACT#: 229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: 12/12/2016, 2018 hours

LOCATION: Waitsfield, VT

VIOLATION: Agg. Domestic, Unlawful Restraint, Resisting Arrest,

                         Interference with access to emergency services

 

ACCUSED: Ira Rogers                                           

AGE: 34

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Waitsfield, VT

 

VICTIM: Female

AGE: 28

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Waitsfield, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On 12/12/2016, at approximately 2018 hours, VSP Middlesex received a report of a

family fight in Waitsfield. The caller reported that a male, Ira Rogers, was beating

his girlfriend and holding her against her will. The report also indicated that Rogers

made threats to attack DCF workers. Upon arrival, Troopers made contact with

Rogers and witnessed him actively assaulting a female. When Troopers attempted

to take Rogers into custody, he resisted. Rogers was ultimately taken into custody.

He was lodged at Chittenden County Correctional Center and is scheduled to

appear in Washington Superior Court - Criminal Division on 12/13/2016.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE: 12/13/2016            

COURT: Washington Superior - Criminal Division

LODGED - LOCATION: Chittenden County Correctional Center 

BAIL: $10,000

MUG SHOT: NOT AVAILABLE

PBT: NOT APPLICABLE

 

Trooper William J. Phelps

Vermont State Police

Troop A – Middlesex

1080 US Route 2

Middlesex, VT, 05602

Phone #:802-229-9191

Fax #:802-229-2648