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November 8, 2018

news release // death investigation

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 18B106729

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Vermont State Police Detective Dan Bennett     

                     

STATION: Westminster                    

CONTACT#: (802) 722 4600

 

DATE/TIME: 11-7-18, overnight

INCIDENT LOCATION: Landmark College, Putney VT

 

VICTIM: Identification not being released at this time.  21 year old college student.

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Landmark College campus resident

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

Vermont State Police are investigating the death of a college student who was discovered deceased in a dorm room at Landmark College in Putney, VT.  The investigation is active, there is a pending autopsy, and the identity of the deceased person is being withheld due to pending notifications.  The preliminary investigation does not indicate suspicious circumstances.  

 

 

 

 

Detective Sgt. Jesse Robson

Vermont State Police Troop B – East

1330 Westminster Heights RD

Westminster VT 05158

(802) 722-4600

FAX – (802) 722-4690