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January 21, 2017

Press Release for the Arrest of Sean Dickerson for an Assault

**Corrected Subject Line**

From: LeClair, Amy
Sent: Saturday, January 21, 2017 7:27 PM
To: DPS - medianorth <medianorth@listserv.dps.state.vt.us>
Cc: Lacourse, Michael <Michael.Lacourse@vermont.gov>; Smith, Walter <Walter.Smith@vermont.gov>; Selby, Sean <Sean.Selby@vermont.gov>; Jensen, Andrew <Andrew.Jensen@vermont.gov>; Roos, David M <David.M.Roos@vermont.gov>
Subject: Press Release for the Arrest of Jessie Gelo for an Assault


VSP Press Release-Incident

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
       
CASE#: 17A500109
TROOPER: Cpl LeClair                              
STATION: VSP-Derby                    
CONTACT#: 802-334-8881

DATE/TIME: 01-09-17 1227 hrs
LOCATION: Derby
VIOLATION: Assault

ACCUSED: Sean Dickerson                                                          
AGE:  35 years old
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Holland VT

VICTIM: Arlo Rhein
AGE: 19 years old
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Derby VT

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
On 01-09-17 at approximately 1227 hours, VSP-Derby Barracks responded to a report of an assault that had taken place in a business in Derby VT.  Rhein reported that Dickerson entered the business and began punching and strangling him.  An employee of the business was able to separate Dickerson from Rhein.  Dickerson then left the business.  Attempts were made to locate Dickerson that day.  Dickerson was later located and issued a citation to appear in Orleans County District Court to answer to this assault.

COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE: 02-21-17           
COURT: Orleans County District Court
LODGED - LOCATION:     
BAIL:
MUG SHOT: IMAGE NOT AVAILABLE
PBT: NOT APPLICABLE



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