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March 23, 2017

Derby Barracks/Uttering Forged Instrument, False Pretenses or Tokens & Petit Larceny

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

INCIDENT:

 

CASE #: 17A501063                                                         

 

TROOPER: Abigail Drew                 STATION: Derby                                   CONTACT#: 334-8881

 

DATE/TIME: 3/13/17

 

LOCATION (specific) Main St, Newport VT                                                                                                                           

 

VIOLATION: Uttering a Forged instrument, False Pretenses or Tokens & Petit Larceny

 

ACCUSED: Danielle Benoit                                                            AGE: 27

 

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Currently Residing at Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility

 

VICTIM: (Vermont State Police do not release the names of victims of domestic violence)

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

               

                On 1/25/2017, Vermont State Police were advised by Community National Bank they had an altered or fictitious check returned to them from a Passumpsic Savings Bank account. During the course of the investigation VSP learned the checks were stolen prior to being deposited into the Community National Bank ATM for cash. It was determined Danielle Benoit did not have permission to have or write the fraudulent checks from the holder of the checking account. Benoit was cited while being at Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

CITE DATE: 4/18/2017    

Court: Orleans County District Court

Finger Prints: No

Mug Shot: Not available at this time

 

 

 

Trooper Abigail Drew & K9 Ranger

Vermont State Police

Derby Barracks

35 Crawford Road

Derby, VT 05829

802-334-8881