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May 28, 2017

Saint Albans State Police PRESS RELEASE - AGGRAVATED ASSAULT - Case#17A202474 - Bakersfield, VT

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STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17A202474

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper John Bruzzi                            

STATION:   VSP - Saint Albans                    

CONTACT#: 524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: 5/28/2017

INCIDENT LOCATION: Hennessey Rd, Bakersfield, VT

VIOLATION: Aggravated Assault (Knife)

 

ACCUSED: Scott Maple                                              

AGE: 35

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bakersfield, VT

 

VICTIM: Paul Pikna

AGE: 66

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bakersfield, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

        On May 28, 2017 at approximately 1330 hours, State Police were notified

of a dispute going on in Bakersfield on the Hennessey Rd. During the

altercation, Scott Maple (age 35) pulled out a large knife and slashed in the

direction of Paul Pikna (age 66) as he drove by the residence with his arm out

the window. Maple was charged with aggravated assault and subsequently lodged at

Northwest State Corrections for lack of $10,000 bail.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME:  5/30/17          

COURT: Franklin Superior

LODGED - LOCATION: Northwest Corrections    

BAIL: $10,000

 

*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.