VSP Press Release-Incident
STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr Daniel Lynch
CONTACT#: (802) 334-8881
DATE/TIME: 04/21/2017, 0030 hours
INCIDENT LOCATION: Canaan, VT
VIOLATION: Domestic Assault
ACCUSED: Austin Scott
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Canaan, VT
VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of
sexual assault or domestic violence.)
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
On 04/21/2017 at approximately 0040 hours, VSP-Derby Troopers were dispatched to a report of a domestic disturbance in progress at a residence in Canaan. US Border Patrol Agents responded to assist and secured the scene.
Troopers arrived and found that Austin Scott had assaulted multiple family members at a residence, causing bodily injury. Scott was taken into custody for suspicion of domestic assault, and lodged at the Northern State Correctional Facility for lack of $1,500.00 bail.
COURT ACTION: Y - Lodged
COURT DATE/TIME: 04/21/2017, 12:30
LODGED - LOCATION: NSCF
MUG SHOT: Attached
PBT: NOT CONDUCTED
*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.