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May 17, 2017

Domestic Assault & Simple Assault- Williston Barracks

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17A102182

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Corporal Andrew Leise                             

STATION: VSP Williston                      

CONTACT#: 1-802-878-7111

 

DATE/TIME: 05/17/17 1052 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Mill Street and School Street Jeffersonville, VT

VIOLATION: Domestic Assault (one count), Simple Assault (one count)

 

ACCUSED: Michael J. Martell                                                

AGE: 38

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Jeffersonville, VT

 

VICTIM#1: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of sexual assault or domestic violence.)

AGE: N/A

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: N/A

 

VICTIM#2: Amelia F. Paulo

AGE: 30

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Jeffersonville, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On May 17, 2017 at approximately 1052 hours VSP Williston Troopers were advised of a domestic assault as well as a separate simple assault that took place between 2300 hours on May 16, 2017 and 0400 hours on May 17, 2017 in Jeffersonville, VT. Investigation into the incident revealed that Michael J. Martell of Jeffersonville assaulted another party at his residence. That party eventually left and went to a friend's home in Jeffersonville. Martell then attempted to confront the party at the home. In the process, Martell assaulted Amelia Paulo of Jeffersonville. Martell was taken into custody for domestic assault as well as simple assault and processed at VSP Williston. Martell was lodged a the Chittenden County Correctional Center in Lieu of $1,500 bail. Martell will be required to appear in Lamoille District Court on 05/18/17 to answer to the above charges.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 05/18/17 1230 hours            

COURT: Lamoille

LODGED - LOCATION: Chittenden County Correctional Center    

BAIL: $1,500

MUG SHOT: Yes

 

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