VSP Press Release-Incident
STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Kirsten Skelly
STATION: VSP St. Albans
CONTACT#: (802) 524-5993
DATE/TIME: March 19, 2017 at approximately 1756 hours.
INCIDENT LOCATION: Lebel Drive in Swanton, VT.
VIOLATION: Attempting to Elude a Police Officer and Careless and Negligent
ACCUSED: Randy Mason Jr.
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Jeffersonville, VT.
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On March 19, 2017 at approximately 1756 hours the Vermont
State Police were conducting motor vehicle patrol on Vermont Route 105 in
Swanton, Vermont. A grey 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander was observed committing a
moving traffic violation. The Vermont State Police attempted to stop the vehicle
as it travelled down a dead end road (Lebel Drive). The vehicle stopped in a
driveway and the operator fled the scene on foot. The Vermont State Police
located the operator, Randy Mason Jr., 24, of Jeffersonville, VT, hiding in the
woods behind a house. Mason ultimately surrendered his hiding position and
allowed himself to be taken into custody without incident. Mason was arrested
for Attempting to Elude a Police Officer and Careless and Negligent Operation of
a Motor Vehicle. Mason was transported to the VSP St. Albans barracks for
fingerprinting and processing. At the conclusion of processing, Mason was
transported to the Northwest State Correctional Facility and lodged on $500.00
COURT ACTION: No
COURT DATE/TIME: N/A
LODGED - LOCATION: The Northwest State Correctional Facility.
MUG SHOT: Image Included.
PBT: NOT APPLICABLE
*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.
Trooper Kirsten Skelly
Vermont State Police – St. Albans
140 Fisher Pond Road
St. Albans, VT 05478
Phone: (802) 524-5993
Fax: F: (802)-527-1150