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June 9, 2017

Death Investigation Sheffield, VT

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#:17A402992

Det. Trooper Christopher Pilner                           

STATION:  St. Johnsbury Barracks                   

CONTACT#:802-748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: June 9, 2017 Approx. 0715 hrs

INCIDENT LOCATION: Duck Pond Road, Sheffield, Vermont

VIOLATION:  Suicide

 

 

 

VICTIM: Craig  Sanbourin

AGE:53

St. Albans, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

    On 6-09-17 at approximately 0715 AM, the Vermont State Police received a report of male found deceased next to a vehicle on Duck Pond Road in the town of Sheffield.  Detectives from the Vermont State Police in St. Johnsbury responded to the location where they found a male deceased with an apparent self -inflicted gunshot wound to the chest and the firearm next to him.  The male victim was identified as Craig Sabourin of St. Albans, VT.  Sabourin was the suspect in a Lewd and Lascivious incident that occurred in the town of Richmond, Vt earlier this week.