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February 9, 2017

Lost Hiker Located

VSP Press Release-Incident

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
       
CASE#:17A300552
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. William Phelps                            
STATION: Middlesex                    
CONTACT#: 802-229-9191

DATE/TIME: 02-08-2017 23:30hrs
LOCATION: Ordway Rd. Roxbury, VT

VICTIM: Adam Jackson
AGE: 38
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Roxbury

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 2-8-2017 at approximately 23:30hrs the Vermont State Police responded to Roxbury, VT for the report of an overdue hiker. Adam Jackson 38 of Roxbury was reported missing after not returning after a planned overnight camping trip with a friend. Search crews arrived on scene and searched throughout the night. Search teams located Mr. Jackson on Raynor Rd alive and well at approximately 0900hrs.  The Vermont State Police would like to thank Vermont Fish and Wildlife, Roxbury Fire Department, the Roxbury Town Office, the Roxbury Country Store and the Roxbury Highway Department for their assistance.



Lieutenant Roger Farmer
Station Commander
Vermont State Police
Troop B Royalton
Ph: 802-234-9933
Fax: 802-234-6520