The Vermont State Police disseminate press releases for significant criminal or public safety incidents and arrests, but it is not intended to document every public contact or response to a call-for-service. If you have a question regarding an incident or case, please contact your local state police barracks or the public information officer. Please note press releases are available on this blog for 6 months following their public release. Please contact the public information officer if you need access to one that is older.

Search This Blog

May 21, 2017

VSP Shaftsbury - Domestic Assault & more - 17B301570

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17B301570

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Wayne Godfrey (arrest) Sgt. Jesse Robson (assist)                            

STATION: VSP Shaftsbury                     

CONTACT#: 802 442 5421

 

DATE/TIME: 5-21-17 1025AM

INCIDENT LOCATION: Arlington VT

VIOLATION: Domestic Assault, Interference with access to emergency services

 

ACCUSED:  Richard Barnhart                                             

AGE: 28

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Arlington VT

 

VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of

sexual assault or domestic violence.)

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

Vermont State Police responded to a reported domestic argument in progress at a residence on East Arlington RD in the Town of Arlington.  State Police arrived and determined Richard Barnhart assaulted a person with whom he was in a relationship with.  Barnhart tried stopping the victim from using their phone to call 911, causing injury in the process. 

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 5-22-17            

COURT: Bennington Criminal Division

LODGED - NO - released on conditions

BAIL: - NO - released on conditions

MUG SHOT: ATTACHED

 

Sgt. Jesse Robson

Vermont State Police

Shaftsbury Barracks

96 Airport Road

Shaftsbury, VT 05262

Phone (802) 442-5421

Fax       (802) 442-3263

**NEW EMAIL ADDRESS:**

jesse.robson@vermont.gov

 

 

 

Sgt. Jesse Robson

Vermont State Police

Shaftsbury Barracks

96 Airport Road

Shaftsbury, VT 05262

Phone (802) 442-5421

Fax       (802) 442-3263

**NEW EMAIL ADDRESS:**

jesse.robson@vermont.gov

 

From: camera@samsungcamera.com [mailto:camera@samsungcamera.com]
Sent: Sunday, May 21, 2017 12:29 PM
To: Robson, Jesse <Jesse.Robson@vermont.gov>
Subject: [Samsung Smart Camera] sent you files!

 

Sent from Samsung Camera.