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June 19, 2017

Shaftsbury Barracks/Burglary

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#:  17B301931

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME:  Trooper/Benjamin Barton                           

STATION:  Shaftsbury                    

CONTACT#:  (802) 442-5421

 

DATE/TIME:  06/07/17 at 1430 hours and 06/19/17 at 0730 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: (street, exit, or mile marker and town):  Mack Molding Company, Pownal Plant-Pownal, VT

VIOLATION:  Burglary

 

VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of

sexual assault or domestic violence.)  Mack Molding Company

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:   Pownal, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On the morning of 06/19/17 the Vermont State Police in Shaftsbury responded to the Mack Molding Company, Pownal Plant for a reported burglary.  Investigation determined between the afternoon on 06/16/17 and the early morning hours on 06/19/17 the Mack Molding Company plant in Pownal, VT was forcefully entered.  Individuals rode a motorcycle/dirt bike inside of the plant and discharged multiple fire extinguishers.  Further investigation revealed the plant had also been forcefully entered in recent weeks which resulted in other fire extinguishers getting discharged.

 

Anyone with further information is encouraged to contact the Vermont State Police in Shaftsbury at (802) 442-5421.  Information can also be submitted anonymously online at www.vtips.info or  text “CRIMES” (274637) to Keyword: VTIPS”.

 

COURT ACTION: No

COURT DATE/TIME:  N/A           

COURT:  N/A

LODGED:  N/A  

BAIL:  N/A

MUG SHOT: N/A

 

*Please note:  court date and time are subject to change at the discretion of

the court. Please call the criminal court clerk to confirm arraignment time.

 

Trooper Benjamin Barton

Vermont State Police – Shaftsbury Barracks

96 Airport Road

Shaftsbury, VT 05262

Work: 802-442-5421

Fax: 802-442-3263

Email: Benjamin.Barton@vermont.gov