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July 25, 2017

Rutland Barracks/Armed Robbery

 

 

From: Alberico, Henry
Sent: Tuesday, July 25, 2017 10:08 PM
To: Trayah, Reg <Reg.Trayah@vermont.gov>
Subject: Press Release DRAFT

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

PRESS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 17B403908

TROOPER RANK/FULL NAME: Detective Sergeant Henry Alberico                                                                         

STATION: Rutland                     

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: July 25, 2017 / approximately 1838 hours

LOCATION: Main Street / Poultney, VT

VIOLATION(S): Armed Robbery

 

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On July 25, 2017 at approximately 1838, troopers from the Vermont State Police-Rutland barracks, responded to an armed robbery complaint at the Irving gas station located at 267 Main Street in Poultney, VT. Upon meeting with store employees, interviewing witnesses, and reviewing video footage, it was learned that at approximately 1835 hours, a lone white male subject entered the store, wearing a hooded carhartt sweatshirt, blue jeans, and grey sneakers. The male subject had his face covered with a cloth type material, brandished a hand gun and ordered the clerk to give him all of the money. The clerk opened the cash drawer and the perpetrator collected a large sum of cash and left the store.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anyone with information pertaining to this incident is encouraged to contact Detective Sergeant Henry Alberico at (802)773-9101.