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October 15, 2018

Middlesex barracks / Missing person - request for information

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 06A304862

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME:  Trooper Isaac Merriam                           

STATION: Middlesex                    

CONTACT#: 802-229-9191

 

DATE/TIME LAST SEEN: 10/15/06 at approximately 0200 hours

LOCATION: Waitsfield / Washington County

INCIDENT TYPE: Missing person – request for information

 

MISSING PERSON: Donald W. Messier

AGE: 46

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Waterbury, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

Today — Oct. 15, 2018 — is the 12-year anniversary of the disappearance of Donald Messier. The Messier, then a 34-year-old Waterbury resident, was last seen early Oct. 15, 2006, at a party in Waitsfield. He did not show up for work on Monday, Oct. 16, 2006, and has had no contact with friends or family. He was reported missing Oct. 18, 2006.

 

Messier might have been driving a red 1997 Ford F-150 pickup truck with a NASCAR number displayed in the rear window.  Neither Messier nor his vehicle have been located.

 

The Vermont State Police continues to actively investigate this case. Last year, investigators received an anonymous tip about the incident, and police would like to speak to the person who made the tip. The anonymous individual and anyone else with information about Messier’s disappearance or whereabouts is asked to contact:

 

Trooper Isaac Merriam

Vermont State Police Middlesex Barracks

isaac.merriam@vermont.gov 

802-229-9191

 

Lt. Jason Letourneau

Vermont State Police Middlesex Barracks

jason.letourneau@vermont.gov

802-229-9191

 

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