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May 9, 2018

Rutland Barracks/Possession of a Regulated Drug

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#:  18B401553

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME:  Detective Trooper Benjamin Barton                         

STATION:  Rutland                  

CONTACT#:  (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME:  03/26/18-1040 Hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: (street, exit, or mile marker and town)  Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility-Rutland, VT

VIOLATION:  Title 18 V.S.A 4234 (A)(1) (possession of depressant, stimulant or narcotic drug)

 

ACCUSED:  Ryan O. Sprigg                                       

AGE:  34

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  New Haven, VT

 

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

sexual assault or domestic violence.)  N/A

AGE:  N/A

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: N/A

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On 03/26/18 inmate Ryan O. Sprigg was found in possession of a small quantity of a narcotic drug while being admitted to the Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility (MVRCF) in Rutland, VT.  Sprigg was being admitted to MVRCF for violating his current conditions with the Vermont Department of Corrections.

 

The incident was reported to the Vermont State Police in Rutland.  Sprigg was subsequently issued a citation to appear at the Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division, Rutland Unit, on 06/04/18 to answer to the charge of possessing a regulated drug.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME:   06/04/18-0830 Hours           

COURT:  Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division, Rutland Unit

LODGED - LOCATION:  Sprigg was admitted to the MVRCF for violating his conditions with the Vermont Department of Corrections

BAIL:  No

MUG SHOT: INCLUDE IMAGE or INDICATE NOT AVAILABLE:  Not available

 

*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.

 

Detective Trooper Benjamin Barton

Vermont State Police

Troop B West/BCI

124 State Place

Rutland, VT 05701

Phone: (802) 773-9101

Email: Benjamin.Barton@vermont.gov