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August 3, 2018

Middlesex Barracks - Reckless Endangerment, Unlawful Trespass, Unlawful Mischief

VSP Press Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 18A303381

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. Crist Maurice                            

STATION: Middlesex Barracks                     

CONTACT#: 229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: 08/02/18, 0240 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: 118 Old Gulf Rd, Moretown, VT

VIOLATION: Reckless Endangerment, Unlawful Mischief, Unlawful Trespass

 

ACCUSED: Larry Bushey                                              

AGE: 60

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Moretown, VT

 

VICTIM:  Walter Murphy

AGE: 48

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Moretown, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On the above date and time, State Police responded to the area 118 Old Gulf Rd, in Moretown, for a report of people trying to breaking into camps.  While en

route Troopers were advised that complainant, Bushey, had fired a warning shot into the air.  Prior to arrival, a neighbor, Murphy, called to report hearing

gun shots and a male yelling outside his residence.  The male was attempting to enter the residence, but was unsuccessful because all the doors and windows were locked.  Troopers arrived at Murphy's residence and located Bushey on the back porch.  Bushey was in possession of two firearms.  After a brief standoff,

Bushey was taken into custody without incident.  Murphy and his family were not injured.  Bushey is being charged with Reckless Endangerment, Unlawful Mischief and Unlawful Trespass.  He is scheduled to appear in Washington County Superior Court - Criminal Division on 08/03/18. 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 08/03/18, 1230 hours          

COURT: Washington County Superior Court - Criminal Division

LODGED - LOCATION: n/a    

BAIL: n/a

MUG SHOT: 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.

 

Trooper Crista Maurice & K9 Cole

Vermont State Police - Middlesex

1080 US Rte 2

Middlesex, Vermont

Phone: (802) 229-9191

Fax: (802) 229-2648