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June 6, 2017

Middlesex Barracks / Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Gross Negligent Operation, Driving License Suspended , Violation of Conditions of Release

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17A302199

RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Brandon Degre                           

STATION: Middlesex                   

CONTACT#: 802-229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: 05/29/2017 – 1314 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: VT Route 14 Williamstown, Vermont

 

ACCUSED:  Alexander Diego

AGE: 23

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  Williamstown, Vermont

VIOLATIONS: Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon & Gross Negligent Operation

 

ACCUSED:  Branden Premont

AGE: 23

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  Williamstown, Vermont

VIOLATIONS: Gross Negligent Operation, Driving License Suspended & Violation of Conditions of Release

 

VICTIM: Roderick Lewis

               AGE: 40

               CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Marshfield, Vermont

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:  On May 29, 2017 at 1314 hours Vermont State Police responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash and dispute on VT Route 14 in Williamstown, VT. During the investigation of the incident it was determined multiple vehicles were involved in pursuing  a vehicle after a dispute that occurred in the parking lot of McDonalds in Barre, VT. Investigation led Troopers to charging Alexander Diego of Williamstown, VT for intentionally causing the collision. Branden Premont also of Williamstown, Vermont was charged after being identified as a driver of one of the pursuing vehicles. Both Diego and Premont were cited to appear in Orange County Superior Court Criminal Division on July 12, 2017 at 0800 hours.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE / TIME:   July 12, 2017  / 0800 hours      

COURT:  Orange County Superior Court

LODGED:  No   LOCATION: N/A

BAIL:  N/A

MUG SHOT: No

 

 

Trp. Brandon Degre

Vermont State Police

Middlesex Barracks

(802) 229-9191