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May 9, 2017

Rutland Barracks / Domestic assault arrest

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 17B402499

TROOPER RANK/FULL NAME: Trooper Shawn Sommers                                                                          

STATION: Rutland                     

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: May 8, 2017; approximately 2130 hours

LOCATION: Meadow Lake Drive, Mendon

VIOLATION: Domestic assault / 13 VSA 1042

 

ACCUSED: Brian D. Kerns

AGE: 50

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Mendon, VT

 

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

AGE:

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On May 8, 2017 at approximately 2330 hours, troopers from the Vermont State Police –Rutland Barracks, began an investigation involving an assault which occurred at a residence in the Town of Mendon earlier in the evening. As a result of this investigation, troopers arrested Brian D. Kerns on the charge of Domestic Assault for causing bodily injury to a family or household member. Kerns was transported to the Vermont State Police Barracks in Rutland Town where he was processed. The court ordered Kerns released on conditions and a citation to appear at Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division on May 9, 2017 at 1230 hours to answer to the charge of Domestic Assault.

 

LODGED: No

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Yes

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division

COURT DATE/TIME: May 9, 2017 at 1230 hours

           

*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.