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March 16, 2017

VERMONT STATE POLICE - DEATH INVESTIGATION - POULTNEY

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

Major Glenn Hall – Criminal Division Commander

March 15th, 2017 – Vermont State Police detectives are investigating the death of an adult female who was discovered deceased at the residence of Wayne Oddo, age 53,  located at 1953 Morse Hollow Road in Poultney, VT at approximately 5:30 pm Wednesday evening.  The deceased female has been preliminarily identified as Alexandra Rooker, age 26 of Fair Haven, VT.  Alexandra Rooker was reported missing on March 8th and was reportedly last seen by friends in Poultney on March 3rd.  Bureau of Criminal Investigation detectives have been actively investigating her disappearance since it was reported. 

The Vermont State Police Major Crime Unit and BCI detectives are working closely with the Rutland County State’s Attorney’s office to determine the circumstances surrounding this death.  The Crime Scene Search team has been activated to process the scene and gather evidence.  The deceased will be transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Burlington for autopsy to determine cause and manner of death.  Next of kin have been notified.

No other information is available at this time.  Additional details will be released when available. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Vermont State Police at 802-773-9101.



STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
PRESS RELEASE

INCIDENT: Missing Person

CASE #: 17B401387

TROOPER: Lt. Reg Trayah                    STATION: Shaftsbury                   
 CONTACT#: 802-773-9101

DATE/TIME: March 10, 2017
                                                           

LOCATION: Fairhaven, VT

MISSING PERSON: Alexandra Rooker                                                     
AGE: 26 years’ old

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Fairhaven, VT

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

The Vermont State Police are asking the public for assistance in locating Alexandra Rooker, 26, of Fair Haven, Vermont. Rooker was last seen by friends in Poultney, Vermont on the evening of Friday, March 3, 2017.

Rooker has not had contact with family members since March 2, 2017 and was reported missing to both the Fair Haven Police Department and Vermont State Police on March 8, 2017.

Rooker is a white female, 5’5”, 105 pounds with reddish blond hair and blue eyes. Rooker was last seen wearing a brown Carhartt jacket and green Muck boots.

Anyone who has any information on the whereabouts of Alexandra Rooker is asked to contact the Vermont Sate Police at (802) 773-9101.