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May 17, 2017

Derby Barracks / Aggravated Assault

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 17A501864

TROOPER: Pohlman                                                       

STATION: Derby                  

CONTACT#: 802-334-8881

 

DATE/TIME: 05/16/2017 1700 hours

LOCATION: Coventry, VT

VIOLATION: Aggravated Assault

ACCUSED: James Johnson                                           

AGE:  61

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Coventry, VT

 

VICTIM: Nicholas Moffit

AGE: 35

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Coventry, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:  On 05/16/2017 at approximately 1700 hours, the State Police Derby Barracks received a walk in complaint of an assault. Investigation determined that James Johnson assaulted Nicholas Moffit with a weapon, causing Moffit both pain and bodily injury. Johnson was arrested and taken to the Derby barracks where he was processed, fingerprinted and photographed. Johnson was taken to Northern State Correctional Facility where he was lodged in lieu of $2,000.00

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE: 05/17/2017

COURT: Orleans

MUG SHOT:  Y

 

 

Trooper Mark Pohlman

Vermont State Police

Troop A- Derby

802 334 8881