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June 9, 2018

ST. ALBANS BARRACKS / ASSAULT ON LAW ENFORCEMENT, DISORDERLY CONDUCT, RESISTING ARREST

VSP Press Release-Assault on Law Enforcement

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 18A202841

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: N. Quealy                            

STATION: St. Albans                    

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: 06-08-2018 @ 2230 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: I-89 Southbound, Mile Marker 107

VIOLATION:

                1. Assault on Law Enforcement

                2. Disorderly Conduct

                3. Resisting Arrest

 

ACCUSED: Lori Forgione                                               

AGE: 54

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Highgate, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On June 8th, 2018 at approximately 2230 hours a Trooper with Vermont State Police St. Albans affected a motor vehicle stop on I-89 Southbound in the area of mile marker 107 subsequent to multiple moving violations.

 

While speaking with the operator, identified as Lori Forgione (age 54) of Highgate, VT, she intentionally closed her driver's side window on the Trooper's arm, causing minor injury. Forgione then locked her door and refused to exit the vehicle.

 

Forgione was forcibly extricated from the vehicle after ignoring multiple commands to exit and was placed under arrest after a brief struggle. She was transported to the St. Albans State Police Barracks for processing and then Northwestern Medical Center for medical evaluation.

 

At the conclusion of processing Forgione was released with a citation to appear before Franklin County Superior Court on July 16th, 2018 at 1300 hours to answer the charges of Assault on Law Enforcement, Disorderly Conduct, and Resisting Arrest.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 07-16-2018 @ 1300 hours            

COURT: Franklin

LODGED - LOCATION: N    

BAIL: N

MUG SHOT: N

 

 

 

 

*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.

 

 

Trooper Nathaniel Quealy

Vermont State Police- St. Albans Barracks

140 Fisher Pond Road

St. Albans VT, 05478

Nathaniel.Quealy@vermont.gov

802-524-5993