STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
TROOPER: Matthew Johnson
STATION: St. Albans
CONTACT# 802 524 5993
LOCATION: Sand Hill Road Georgia, VT 05468
ACCUSED: Edward A. Tolp
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Richford, VT
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
On January 1, 2017 the Vermont State Police, St. Albans Barracks received a
report of a residential burglary on Sand Hill Road in the town of Georgia, VT.
Vermont State Police responded to the victim's residence and was advised a large
some of money (Coins, American Currency) was stolen from the residence, the
estimated amount stolen was $2,000.00. Evidence recovered from the scene
included fingerprints lifted from an exterior window. As a result of the
subsequent investigation Edward A. Tolp was identified as a person of interest.
The Vermont Forensic Laboratory performed a comparison of the fingerprints
lifted from the scene of the crime to Tolp's fingerprints. The Vermont Forensic
Laboratory identified the fingerprints lifted at the scene to be Tolp's.
Based on the physical evidence gathered and circumstances surrounding this
case the State Police determined Tolp was responsible for burglarizing the
victim's residence. The stolen money was not recovered. Tolp was issued a
Citation to appear before the Franklin County Superior Court on 02/03/17 at 1100
hours to answer the charge of Burglary.
COURT ACTION: Yes
COURT DATE: 02/03/17 @ 1100 hours
COURT: Franklin County Superior Court
*Please note: court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of
the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.