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June 27, 2017

Addendum to Press Release/ 17B104000/ Death Investigation

Addendum to Vermont State Police Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#:17B104000

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Det. Trooper Kevin Hughes                             

STATION: Westminster Barracks                     

CONTACT#:(802)722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: June 25, 2017/ 2117 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Broad Brook Rd. Guilford, VT

VIOLATION: Death Investigation

 

 

VICTIM: Nickolas R. Matte

AGE:28

Residence: Hindsdale, NH

 

The Vermont State Police have identified the person who died on Branch Brook Rd.

in Guilford on June 25, 2017 as Nickolas R. Matte, age 28, of Hindsdale, NH.

The circumstances surrounding Matte's death are under investigation.  The

original press release for this incident is included below.  Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Vermont State Police in Westminster at (802)722-4600.

 

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#:17B104000

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Det. Trooper Kevin Hughes                             

STATION: Westminster Barracks                     

CONTACT#:(802)722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: June 25, 2017/ 2117 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Broad Brook Rd. Guilford, VT

VIOLATION: Death Investigation

 

 

VICTIM: Male (Name is being withheld pending notification of the family)

AGE:28

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On June 25, 2017 at approximately 2117 hours, the Vermont State Police in

Westminster, investigated a water related death on Broad Brook Rd. in the Town

of Guilford, VT.  The victim's name is being withheld pending notification of

his family.  The victim was identified as a 28 year-old male.  Guilford Fire and

the Brattleboro Dive Team responded to the scene and assisted with the incident.

The body is being sent to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for an

Autopsy. 

 

 

 

Detective Trooper Kevin P. Hughes

Bureau of Criminal Investigation

Vermont State Police | Troop-B

1330 Westminster Heights Road | Westminster, VT. 05346

802-722-4600 | 802-722-4691(fax)

Kevin.Hughes@vermont.gov