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January 7, 2017

Press Release/Vermont State Police/Fugitive from Justice/17B100141/Andover

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 17B100141

TROOPER: Cpl. Mike Sorensen                                                  

STATION:  Westminster                   

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 01/06/17 1550 hours

LOCATION: East Hill Road, Andover, VT

VIOLATION: Fugitive from Justice

 

ACCUSED:  James A. Jackson                                                                                      

AGE: 46

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Chester, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 01/06/17 the Vermont State Police and Chester Police assisted the US Marshals Service with the apprehension of fugitive James A. Jackson at a residence on East Hill Road in Andover. Jackson was taken into custody without incident.  Jackson was transported to the Westminster Barracks where he was processed as a fugitive from justice out of Texas.  Jackson had been on parole in Texas for a burglary into a residence.   In August 2016, the Texas Parole Board revoked his parole and issued an arrest warrant as a result of three warrants being issued against him from Sabine County, TX for Aggravated Sexual Assault on a Minor.  Bail was set at $50,000 and Jackson was lodged at Southern State Correctional Facility in Springfield.  He will be arraigned on a fugitive from justice charge in Windsor Superior Court-Criminal Division on Monday 01/09/17 at 1230 hours.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE:     01/09/17             

COURT: Windsor

LODGED – LOCATION:    SSCF

BAIL: $50,000 cash

MUG SHOT: Yes