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April 24, 2017

VSP-Westminster/ 17B102454/ Aggravated Assault/ Weathersfield

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

       

CASE#:17B102454

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Austin Soule                          

STATION: Westminster                  

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: April 23rd, 2017 at approximately 5:30 pm

INCIDENT LOCATION: Ascutney Self Storage in the town of Weathersfield

VIOLATION: Aggravated Assault

 

ACCUSED: Gordon Briggs                                               

AGE: 34

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Springfield, Vermont

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On April 23rd, 2017 at approximately 5:30 pm, Vermont State Police responded to Ascutney Self-Storage in the Town of Weathersfield located in Windsor County, in regards to a fight. Investigation revealed that Briggs was involved in a fight with a 50 year old male subject, during which he attempted to assault that male with a knife.  Briggs was subsequently arrested and transported to Vermont State Police barracks in Westminster for processing. Briggs was lodged at Southern State Correction Facility on $5,000 bail. Briggs was given a criminal citation and is scheduled to appear in Vermont Superior Court, Windsor Criminal Division, on 4/24/2017 to answer to the charge of Aggravated Assault.

  

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE:   04/24/2017         

COURT: Windsor

MUG SHOT: See Attached 

 

 

Trooper Austin Soule

Westminster Barracks

B1 Troop

Austin.Soule@vermont.gov

802-722-4600