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June 9, 2017

St Johsnbury Assault

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17A402989

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Jason Haley                            

STATION:  St Johnsbury                   

CONTACT#: 802 222 4680

 

DATE/TIME: 06/08/17 at approx. 1735

INCIDENT LOCATION: Private Road 1, Vershire

VIOLATION: Simple Assault, Disorderly Conduct, Impeding, and Resisting Arrest

 

ACCUSED: Rose Mckinley                                            

AGE: 50

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Vershire, VT

 

VICTIM: Amber Chaffee

AGE: 30

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Vershire, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On the evening of June 8th State Police responded to an apartment complex off Private Road 1 in Vershire for the report of a physical altercation between two females. Upon arrival the victim reported Rose Mckinley assaulted her, subsequent investigation revealed this to be an ongoing issue with the tenants of the apartment complex and Rose. Troopers attempted to take Rose into custody when she grabbed a knife and began to cut her wrist. Troopers acted quickly and removed the knife before she could seriously injure herself. Rose was taken into custody and transported to Dartmouth where she admitted for her injuries and a psychiatric examination. Rose was cited into Orange County Criminal Court for the aforementioned violations, she had court ordered conditions imposed on her by Orange County Court Clerk Barb Frizzell. 

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME:  06/21/17          

COURT: Orange County Criminal Court

MUG SHOT: INDICATE NOT AVAILABLE

 

TROOPER JASON HALEY     

VERMONT STATE POLICE

Bradford Outpost

1594 Waits River RD

Bradford VT, 05033

 

TEL: 802 222 4680

E-Mail:  Jason.Haley@vermont.gov