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February 6, 2017

Ace Hardware (Jericho) Theft - Press Release


STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
CASE#: 17A100228
TROOPER: J. Wagner
STATION: Williston                
CONTACT#: 802-878-7111

DATE/TIME: 1/16/17 approximately 6:45pm
LOCATION: Ace Hardware - Rt. 15 Jericho
VIOLATION: Retail Theft/DLS/Violation of Conditions (Dumont), Retail Theft (Brace)

ACCUSED: Justin Dumont
AGE: 37
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Burlington, VT

ACCUSED: Krystal Brace
AGE: 33
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Burlington, VT

VICTIM: Ace Hardware 
AGE: N/A
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Jericho

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: 

On January 16, 2017 at approximately 6:45pm two people entered the Ace Hardware on Rte. 15 in Jericho and stole items from the shelves.  In the following days Vermont State Police reached out to the public for help identifying the suspects.  The subsequent investigation in conjunction with tips from the public resulted in the apprehension of both suspects who were identified as Justin Dumont, 37, of Burlington and Krystal Brace, 33, also of Burlington. Dumont was issued a citation for Retail theft, Driving with a Suspended License, and Violating Conditions of Release.  Brace was issued a citation for Retail Theft.  They are both due in court in March to answer to their charges. 


COURT ACTION: Y 
COURT DATE: Dumont: 3/9/17
          Brace: 3/14/17
COURT: Chittenden
LODGED – LOCATION: N/A
BAIL: N/A
MUG SHOT: Y 



Trooper Justin Wagner
Vermont State Police – Williston
2777 St. George Road
Williston, VT 05495
Phone: 802-878-7111
Fax: 802-878-2742