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April 16, 2017

VSP Middlesex / 17A301554 / Simple Assault / Williamstown / 04/16/2017

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17A301554

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. William Phelps                            

STATION: Middlesex                     

CONTACT#: 229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: 04/16/2017, 0359 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Williamstown, VT

VIOLATION: Simple Assault, Enabling consumption of alcohol by minors

 

ACCUSED: Branden Premont                                            

AGE: 23

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Williamstown, VT

 

VICTIM: 19 yr old male

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Williamstown, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On 04/16/2017, at approximately 0359 hours, VSP Middlesex received a call about an assault which took place in Williamstown, VT. Subsequent investigation determined that Branden Premont hosted a party at which the consumption of alcohol by minors was permitted. During the party, Premont and 4 other unidentified males allegedly assaulted the victim. Premont was issued a citation to appear in Orange Superior Court - Criminal Division on May 24th, 2017.

 

The investigation into the incident is ongoing and anyone who may have witnessed or has information regarding the incident is encouraged to contact VSP Middlesex at 802-229-9191.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 05/24/2017            

COURT: Orange Superior Court - Criminal Division

LODGED - LOCATION: n/a   

BAIL: n/a

MUG SHOT: NOT AVAILABLE

PBT: NOT APPLICABLE

 

 

 

*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.

 

Trooper William J. Phelps

Vermont State Police

Troop A – Middlesex

1080 US Route 2

Middlesex, VT, 05602

Phone #:802-229-9191

Fax #:802-229-2648