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June 24, 2017

VSP- Derby Press Release - 2nd degree Agg Domestic Assault, Simple Assault, Resisting Arrest and Disorderly Conduct.

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17A502513

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Mikkola                             

STATION: Derby                     

CONTACT#: 802-334-8881

 

DATE/TIME: 06/23/2017 @ 0943 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Pine Street, N. Troy

VIOLATION: 2nd Degree Aggravated Domestic Assault, Simple Assault, Resisting

Arrest, Disorderly Conduct.

 

ACCUSED: Chastity Eldridge                                                

AGE: 37

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Barre, VT

 

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

sexual assault or domestic violence.)

AGE: n/a

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: n/a

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On June 23, 2017 at approximately 0943 hours, troopers from the Vermont State

Police- Derby Barracks, responded to the scene of a reported domestic assault.

As a result of the investigation, troopers arrested Chastity Eldridge on the

charges of domestic assault and simple assault. While Eldridge was being taken

into custody, Eldridge resisted arrest and was yelling obscenities in the roadway

in front of the public. Eldridge was additionally charged with resisting arrest and

disorderly conduct.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 06/26/2017 @ 1230 hours            

COURT: Orleans

LODGED - LOCATION: Northern State Correctional Facility    

BAIL: $7,500

MUG SHOT:  

 

 

 

*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.

 

Thank You,

 

Trooper Joshua Mikkola

Vermont State Police

Troop A – Derby Barracks

35 Crawford Road

Derby, Vermont 05829

Joshua.Mikkola@vermont.gov

802-334-8881