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April 5, 2017

Shaftsbury Barracks / Fugitive Of Justice

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17B301034

RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Ray Witkowski

STATION: Shaftsbury            

CONTACT#: 802-442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: 04/04/17 – 1416 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Route 7a, Arlington, Vermont

VIOLATION: Arrest on Warrant (Fugitive of Justice)

 

ACCUSED:  Lionel Watson                                                           

AGE: 25

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  Arlington, Vermont

 

               VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of sexual assault or domestic violence.)N/A

               AGE: N/A

               CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: N/A

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:  On April 4, 2017 at approximately 1614 hours the Vermont State Police located Lionel Watson in the Town of Arlington.  Watson was arrested on an outstanding extraditable warrant for assault in the second degree from the Wicomico County Sheriff's Office in Maryland.  Watson was ordered held without bail and transported to the Marble Valley Correctional Facility awaiting his court hearing for extradition to Maryland.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE / TIME:   April 5, 2017  / 1230 hours      

COURT:  Bennington County Superior Court

LODGED:  Yes   LOCATION: Marble Valley Correctional Facility

BAIL:  Held Without Bail

MUG SHOT: YES

              PBT: N/A

 

 

 

Sergeant Jamie Wright

Patrol Commander – Troop “B” Shaftsbury

Vermont State Police

96 Airport Road

Shaftsbury, VT 05262

Tel#: 802-442-5421

Fax# 802-442-3263

Email: james.wright@vermont.gov