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April 20, 2017

VSP - 4 Arrested - Transportation of Regulated Drugs into Places of Detention

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE                                   
               
CASE#:                                   17B401773
DETECTIVE TROOPER:         LUKE HALL                                           
STATION:                               RUTLAND              
CONTACT#:                           (802)773-9101

DATE/TIME:                           MARCH 19, 2017
LOCATION:                            MARBLE VALLEY REGIONAL CORRECTIONAL FACILITY (MVRCF) – RUTLAND, VT

VIOLATION:                           TRANSPORTATION OF REGULATED DRUGS INTO PLACES OF DETENTION

ACCUSED:                              RANDY BABCOCK 
AGE:                                       24
CITY:                                       RUTLAND, VERMONT

ACCUSED:                              STEVEN SEDOTTO 
AGE:                                       54
CITY:                                       RUTLAND, VERMONT

ACCUSED:                              JENNIFER BOULE 
AGE:                                       45
CITY:                                       RUTLAND, VERMONT

ACCUSED:                              EMMA DECUBELLIS 
AGE:                                       20
CITY:                                       RUTLAND, VERMONT

VICTIM:                                  N/A
                                                                                   
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
Vermont State Police, Bureau of Criminal Investigations Detectives have investigated an incident that occurred on March 19, 2017 at the Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility (MVRCF).

On the above date, Emma Decubellis was caught by corrections officers attempting to smuggle regulated drugs into the MVRCF to an inmate, Randy Babcock during visiting hours at the facility.   Detectives were made aware of the incident shortly after, leading to a more in-depth investigation.

The investigation resulted in Detectives discovering inmates Randy Babcock and Steven Sedotto were/ had been working with Decubellis and Jennifer Boule in an attempt to smuggle drugs into MVRCF. 

At the conclusion of the investigation, Babcock, Sedotto, Boule and Decubellis were all found to be in violation of Title 18 VSA 4249, Transportation of Regulated Drugs into Places of Detention.  Babcock is scheduled to appear in the Rutland Superior Court Criminal Division on May 22, 2017 at 08:15 hours.  Sedotto, Boule and Decubellis are scheduled to appear in the Rutland Superior Court Criminal Division on June 5, 2017 at 08:15 hours. 

Mug shots are attached.

COURT DATE:  MAY 22/ JUNE 5, 2017 @ 08:15 HOURS                              
COURT:  RUTLAND COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT/ CRIMINAL DIVISION

Detective Trooper Luke Hall

VERMONT STATE POLICE
Bureau of Criminal Investigations- Troop B
124 State Place
Rutland, VT 05701
Office: (802) 773-9101