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April 17, 2017

RUTLAND BARRACKS / ATTEMPTED ROBBERY

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17B402085

RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Detective Trooper Craig Hanson

STATION: New Haven                    

CONTACT#: 802-388-4919

 

DATE/TIME: 04/16/2017 /2151 hrs

INCIDENT LOCATION: Irving Convenient store

VIOLATION: Attempted Robbery

 

ACCUSED:  UNKNOWN

AGE: N/A

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: N/A

 

               VICTIM: Irving Oil

               AGE: NA

               CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Poultney, Vermont

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:  On April 16, 2017, at approximately 2151 hours, Troopers from the Rutland Barracks responded to an attempted robbery at Irving Oil Convenience store on Main Street in Poultney, Vermont.  Investigation revealed a male had entered the store and confronted the store clerk advising he had a gun.  The male told the clerk to give him the money and threatened to shoot her if she didn’t. The clerk refused and the male left the store traveling eastbound on foot.  

 

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Vermont State Police at 802-773-9101; or submit a tip anonymously at: http://vsp.vermont.gov/tipsubmit

 

COURT ACTION: N/A      

COURT DATE / TIME: N/A        

COURT:  N/A

LODGED: N/A     LOCATION: N/A

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: N/A

                PBT: N/A