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August 3, 2017

ST. ALBANS BARRACKS / Domestic Assault

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 17A203683

TROOPER: MICHAEL FILIPEK

STATION:  VSP- St. Albans                   

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: 8/3/2017 @ 2030 hrs

LOCATION:  East Fairfield

VIOLATION: Domestic Assault

 

ACCUSED: WILLIAM HIGGINS

AGE: 52

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: East Fairfield, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

                On August 2, 2017, at approximately 1800 hours, VSP St Albans Barracks was notified of person in the front lobby who wanted to speak with Troopers.  After an investigation it was determined that on the evening of July 31, 2017 there was an incident that occurred in East Fairfield, where WILLIAM HIGGINS willfully and recklessly caused bodily injury to a family member.  On August 3, 2017, HIGGINS was located at his residence and arrested for Domestic Assault. He was lodged at Northwest State Correctional Facility. Bail was set at $2,500 cash. HIGGINS is set to appear in Franklin County Superior Court on August 4, 2017 at 1100 hours.

               

COURT ACTION: YES

COURT DATE: 8/4/2017

COURT: Franklin Superior/Criminal

 

MUG SHOT: Y

 

 

Trooper Mike Filipek

Vermont State Police – St. Albans Barracks

140 Fisher Pond Road

St. Albans, VT 05478

P: 802-524-5993

F: 802-527-1150

Email: Michael.Filipek@vermont.gov