VSP Press Release-Incident
STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Paul F Sokolowski Jr
STATION: Shaftsbury Barracks
DATE/TIME: 02-25-2017/2037 Hrs.
LOCATION: Rt 9, Woodford, Vermont
VIOLATION: Violation of a Relief from Abuse Order
ACCUSED: Michael Scott Sousis
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Pownal, Vermont
VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of
sexual assault or domestic violence.)
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
On 02-25-2017, at approximately 2108 hours, Troopers of the Vermont State Police responded to RT 9 in Woodford, Vermont for a possible Violation of a Relief from Abuse Order.
Upon arrival, an investigation ensued. It was found that Michael Scott Sousis violated a Relief from Abuse Order by contacting the victim when the order prevented him from doing so. Michael Scott Sousis was arrested on 02-26-2017 for the above offense and released on conditions to appear in the Bennington County Court, Criminal Division, on 02-28-2017 at 1230 hours.
COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE: 02-28-2017
COURT: Bennington County, Criminal Division
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