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February 9, 2017

VSP Press Release: Domestic Assault on February 8, 2017 in the town of St. Johnsbury, VT

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE
       
CASE#: 17A400720
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Tylor Rancourt                           
STATION: VSP - St. Johnsbury                    
CONTACT#: (802) 748-3111

DATE/TIME: 2-8-17/ 2146 hours.
LOCATION: Residence located on Higgins Hill Road in St. Johnsbury, VT.
VIOLATION: Domestic Assault

ACCUSED: Tony Dwyer                                            
AGE: 31
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: St. Johnsbury, VT.

VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of
sexual assault or domestic violence.)
AGE:
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On the evening of 2-8-17, State Police were dispatched to a report of a domestic disturbance at a residence located on Higgins Hill Road in the town of St. Johnsbury, VT. Investigation revealed that Dwyer (31) assaulted a household/family member. Subsequently, Dwyer was taken into custody and processed for domestic assault. After processing Dwyer was transported to the Northeast Regional Correctional Facility for lack of $500.00. Dwyer is scheduled to appear in Caledonia Criminal Court on February 9, 2017 at 1230 hours.


COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE: February 9, 2017 at 1230 hours.            
COURT: Caledonia Criminal Court
LODGED - LOCATION: Northeast Vermont Regional Correctional Facility   
BAIL: $500.00
MUG SHOT: Yes
PBT: NOT APPLICABLE