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June 7, 2017

State Police PRESS RELEASE - VSP Saint Albans - Unlawful Mischief - East Fairfield, VT - Case#17A202649

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STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17A202649

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper John Bruzzi                             

STATION: VSP - Saint Albans                    

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: 6/7/2017 @ 1200 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Dodd Rd, East Fairfield, VT

VIOLATION: Unlawful Mischief

 

ACCUSED: Zachery Bessette                                               

AGE: 20

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: East Fairfield, VT

 

VICTIM: Nathan Sartwell-Cornell

AGE: 19

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Highgate, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

                On June 7, 2017 at approximately 1200 hours, State Police received a vandalism complaint from East Fairfield. Complainant, Nathan Sartwell-Cornell (age 19) came to the Saint Albans State Police barracks to report that during an argument, his windshield was smashed by Zachery Bessette (age 20).

                Apparently there has been ongoing issues regarding an ex-girlfriend, and after a brief confrontation on this date, Bessette picked up a rock and threw it at Sartwell-Cornell's windshield. This caused significant damage and was deemed unlawful mischief.

                Bessette was charged with unlawful mischief and ordered to appear in VT Superior Court on July 24, 2017 at 1300 hours.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 7/24/2017 @ 1300 hours           

COURT: Franklin Superior

 

*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.