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August 10, 2017

Derby Barracks/Violation of Conditions of Release, Impeding Public Officers, and Negligent Operation

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17A503232

RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Calvin Burns                       

STATION: Derby          

CONTACT#: 802-334-8881

 

DATE/TIME: 8/10/2017 – approximately 0730 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Intersection of Gore Rd, and Stagecoach Ln, Holland VT

VIOLATION: Negligent Operation, Impeding Public Officer, and Violation of Conditions of Release

 

ACCUSED:  Joshua Cole                                     

AGE: 31

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  Holland, VT

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On August 10, 2017 at approximately 0730 hours Vermont State Troopers were advised of an ATV operating in a negligent manner, almost causing a collision with another vehicle along Gore Rd, in the Town of Holland. Subsequent investigation revealed the operator, Joshua Cole, had conditions to not operate a motor vehicle. During the investigation Cole made an attempt to coerce a witness into giving a false statement. He was cited to appear in Orleans County Court on August 11, 2017 to answer to the charge of Negligent Operation, Impeding public officers, and violating court ordered Conditions of Release.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE / TIME: 8/11/17 – 1300 hours   

COURT:  Orleans County Superior Court

LODGED:  No   

LOCATION: N/A

BAIL:  N/A

MUG SHOT: Yes

 

 

Trooper Calvin Burns

Vermont State Police

Troop A - Derby Barracks

35 Crawford Rd

Derby, VT 05829

Calvin.Burns@Vermont.gov

(802) 334-8881