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August 11, 2017

SHAFTSBURY BARRACKS/ Simple Assault and Possession of Heroin

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 17B302653

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Sergeant Seth Loomis                           

STATION: VSP - Shaftsbury                 

CONTACT#: (802) 442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: 8-10-17/ 1720 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Sunflower Street, Pownal, Vermont.

VIOLATION: Simple Assault (Title 13 VSA 1023) and Possession of Heroin [(Title 18 VSA 4233(a)(1)].

 

ACCUSED: Latasha Burdick                                          

AGE: 32

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Pownal, Vermont

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On the evening of 8-10-17, Troopers from the Shaftsbury barracks responded to an assault involving two individuals on Sunflower Street in the town of Pownal, VT. It was reported that Burdick was involved in the incident and left the scene on foot. Troopers located Burdick a short time later. Investigation revealed that Burdick had assaulted another individual and was in possession of heroin. Burdick was arrested for Simple Assault and Possession of Heroin. Burdick was lodged at the Marble Valley Correctional Facility for lack of $500.00. Burdick is scheduled to appear in Bennington County Superior Court on 8-11-17 at 1230 hours.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 8-11-17/ 1230 hours.           

COURT: Bennington County Superior Court

LODGED - LOCATION: Marble Valley Correctional Facility    

BAIL: $500.00

MUG SHOT: Y

 

 

 

 

*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.

 

Sergeant Seth Loomis

Patrol Commander

Vermont State Police

“B” Troop – Shaftsbury

96 Airport Road

Shaftsbury, VT 05262

 

PH: (802) 442-5421

FX: (802) 442- 3263

 

Email: seth.loomis@vermont.gov