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February 17, 2017

Press Release / Vermont State Police-Rutland / Recklessly Endangering Another Person - Aggravated Disorderly Conduct / Wallingford, VT /17B400641

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 17B400641

TROOPER: C.Sholtes

STATION: Rutland                     

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: February 1, 2017 at approximately 1014 hours

LOCATION: US Route 7, Wallingford, Vermont

 

VIOLATION: Recklessly Endangering Another Person

ACCUSED: Christopher Phillips

AGE: 39

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Wallingford, Vermont

 

VIOLATION: Aggravated Disorderly Conduct

ACCUSED: Terry Burdick

AGE: 59

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: North Pownal, Vermont

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On February 1, 2017, at approximately 1014 hours, Troopers from the Vermont State Police, Rutland Barracks were notified of an altercation involving a firearm being discharged which took place on US Route 7 in Wallingford, Vermont. Subsequent investigation revealed during the altercation, Christopher Phillips, discharged his 9mm firearm in the direction of US Route 7 and the other party involved. Investigation also revealed that the other party involved, Terry Burdick, engaged in fighting or in violent, tumultuous, or threatening behavior. Phillips was issued a citation for Recklessly Endangering Another Person. Burdick was issued a citation for Aggravated Disorderly Conduct. Both parties were released to appear before the Vermont Superior Court, Rutland Criminal Division at a later time and date.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE: March 6, 2017 at 0830 hours                 

COURT: Vermont Superior Court – Rutland Criminal Division

MUG SHOT: Y

 

 

Trooper Cody Sholtes

Vermont State Police

Rutland Barracks

124 State Place

Rutland, VT 05701

Phone: (802) 773-9101