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June 2, 2017

New Haven/Missing person

VSP Press Release -Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17B501816

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Lt. Scott Dunlap                           

STATION: New Haven                    

CONTACT#: 802-388-4919

 

DATE/TIME: June 01, 2017- 2140 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Branbury State Park

VIOLATION: N/A

 

ACCUSED: N/A                                            

AGE:

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:

 

VICTIM: Mark Richards

AGE: 39

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Burlington, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On June 01, 2017 Vermont State Police New Haven barracks were notified of a lost camper from the Branbury State Park in Salsbury.

 

It was reported that Mark Richards left the camping area around 3 pm on today's date and had not returned. Initial search was conducted by friends of Richards before he was reported missing.

 

A search of the area is being conducted by the Vermont State Police, Vermont Fish & Game, Vermont State Park Rangers, US Forest Service and Salsbury Fire Department.

 

Press release will be updated when new information becomes available.

 

 

COURT ACTION: N/A

COURT DATE/TIME:            

COURT:

LODGED - LOCATION:     

BAIL:

MUG SHOT: INCLUDE IMAGE or INDICATE NOT AVAILABLE

 

 

Detective Lieutenant Scott Dunlap

Vermont State Police

Major Crime Unit

Phone: (802) 442-5421

Fax: (802) 442-3263