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June 6, 2017

EOD/Clan lab Teams activated

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17B103495

RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Lieutenant John-Paul Schmidt                           

STATION: Westminster                   

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 06/05/2017 – 1930 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: 2164 Weathersfield Center Rd, Weathersfield, Vermont

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

The Vermont State Police Explosive Ordinance Unit and Clan Lab Team were activated to assist the Weathersfield Police Department during the evening of June 5, 2017.  Officers from Weathersfield PD and Springfield PD were executing a search warrant at the above-noted address when they located suspicious materials.  These materials were consistent/similar to materials used to manufacturer regulated substances.  Troopers from the Clan Lab and Explosive Ordinance Unit, along with personnel from the Vermont State Hazardous Materials Team, assessed the materials and determined they currently posed no health/safety risk.  Law enforcement personnel were assisted at the scene by members of the Weathersfield and Ascutney fire departments.

 

For further information contact Weathersfield PD or Springfield PD.

 

Detective Lieutenant John-Paul Schmidt

Vermont State Police

BCI B Troop East

Westminster Barracks

802 772-4600

802 342-6174 cell