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April 16, 2017

Westminster Barracks, Attempted burglary, Jiffy Mart, RT 103, Rockingham

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17B102281

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME:  Corporal Paul Dean                          

STATION:  Westminster                 

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 4/16/17 at 04:38

INCIDENT LOCATION: Jiffy Mart Shell, 705 Rockingham Rd., Rockingham, VT

VIOLATION: Attempted burglary

 

ACCUSED:                                                

AGE:

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:

 

VICTIM: Jiffy Mart Shell

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Rockingham, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On 4/16/17 at approx. 04:47 Vermont State Police and Bellows Falls Police responded to a 911 call of an attempted burglary at the Jiffy Mart Shell in Rockingham. An employee had been inside the locked store waiting to open for the day when 2 suspects approached the front door. The suspects did not know an employee was inside. One suspect used a crow bar to break the glass out of the door to gain entry. The employee yelled at the suspects and they fled from the store. The suspects did not make entry into the store. The suspects were not located. Both suspects had hoodies over their heads and their faces were covered. One suspect wore white shoes and dark pants and the other had dark shoes and pants with a stripe down the side. Video surveillance will be reviewed at a later time to gather more identifying information.

 

Corporal  Paul Dean

Vermont State Police-Westminster

1330 Westminster Heights Road

Putney, VT 05346

(802)722-4600