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December 31, 2019

Derby Barracks DUI Refusal / C & N

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

             

CASE#:  19A505095

TROOPER:  Sgt. Debra Munson                                             

STATION:  Derby                   

CONTACT#:  802-334-8881

 

DATE/TIME:  12/28/19           1940 Hours

LOCATION:  Orleans, VT

VIOLATION: DUI Refusal, Careless and Negligent Operation

 

ACCUSED: Ryan Clancy                                                           

AGE:  25

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  New York, New York

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On the above listed date and time, State Police responded to a report of a vehicle that had driven off of the roadway at the intersection of US RT 5 and VT RT 58 in the Village of Orleans. Upon State Police arrival, the operator of the vehicle was identified as Ryan Clancy. After speaking with Clancy, it was determined he was under the influence of alcohol, placed under arrest and transported to the Derby Barracks for processing where he refused to provide a sample of his breath. While speaking with the witnesses regarding Clancy driving off of the roadway, it was reported Clancy had passed at least 2 vehicles on US RT 5 in the town of Barton at a high rate of speed and subsequently drove off of the roadway at the intersection of US RT 5 and VT RT 58. Clancy was issued a citation to appear in Orleans County Court on 1/14/2020 at 0830 hours to answer to the charges of DUI Refusal and Careless and Negligent Operation.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE:  1/14/2020 0830 hours                  

COURT:  Orleans

LODGED - LOCATION:  N/A         

MUG SHOT: Y

 

Shaftsbury Barracks/ Criminal No License, Second Degree Unlawful Restraint

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19B304361

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Colin Shepley                            

STATION: Shaftsbury Barracks                     

CONTACT#: 802-442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: 12/31/2019 at approximately 1504 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Sunflower Street Pownal, Vermont

VIOLATION: Criminal No License/ Second Degree Unlawful Restraint

 

ACCUSED: Hunter J. Miller                                                

AGE: 19

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Pownal, Vermont

 

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

sexual assault or domestic violence.)

AGE:

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On the above date and time, Vermont State Police were dispatched to a 911 call on Sunflower Street in the Town of Pownal. Investigation revealed that a juvenile female entered her ex-boyfriend, Hunter Miller's vehicle. Shortly after Miller sped away from the residence and the victim attempted to get out of the vehicle numerous times. During this incident Miller would not allow the victim to get out and continued driving. The victim was eventually able to return to her residence unharmed.

 

Miller ultimately turned himself in at approximately 2015 hours and was processed at the Shaftsbury State Police Barracks for the above offenses. At the conclusion of processing Miller was transported to the Marble Valley Correctional Facility for lack of bail. 

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 01/02/2020 at 1230 hours.            

COURT: Vermont Superior Court Bennington Criminal Division

LODGED - LOCATION: Lodged at Marble Valley Correctional Facility    

BAIL: $2500

MUG SHOT: INCLUDED

 

*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.

Westminster Barracks - DUI#2

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19B107391

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME:              Dave R Powers               

STATION:       VSP Westminster               

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 12/28/19 @ 2051 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Route 9; Brattleboro, VT

VIOLATION: DUI #2 – Refusal

 

ACCUSED:         Stephen Titus                                       

AGE: 34

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Westmoreland, NH

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On the aforementioned date and time, Troopers were assigned to assist Windham County Sheriff’s Office with a Roadside Sobriety Check Point and interacted with motorist Stephen Titus. Upon further investigation it was suspected the operator, Titus was under the influence of alcohol. He was administered Standardized Field Sobriety Tests and subsequently arrested for suspicion of DUI. He was transported to the Westminster Barracks for processing.  He was then cited to appear in court on 01/07/20 at Windham County Courthouse for the charge of DUI #2 - Refusal.

 

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME:         01/7/20 @ 0800 hours    

COURT: Windham

LODGED - LOCATION:      N/A

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Y

 

 

 

 

*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.

 

***SHAFTSBURY BARRACKS-BURGLARY SUSPECT ARRESTED***

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19B302802

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper T. Sandberg                           

STATION: Shaftsbury                    

CONTACT#: (802)442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: Incident: 08-16-19 or 08-17-19/Arrest: 12-31-19

INCIDENT LOCATION: Paran Road, Shaftsbury

VIOLATION: Burglary, Contempt of Court

 

ACCUSED: KC Myers                                              

AGE: 35

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Rutland, VT

 

VICTIM: Edward and Gloria Myers

AGE: 76 (EM), 75 (GM)

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Shaftsbury, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On 08/17/19, Troopers from the Vermont State Police Shaftsbury Barracks

responded to a reported burglary at a residence on Paran Road, Shaftsbury, VT.

Troopers arrived and discovered that the residence was broken into, had property

destroyed, and had two firearms missing. Troopers located a plethora of DNA

evidence, which was collected and sent to the Vermont Forensics Laboratory for

analysis. 

 

Following a lengthy investigation, Troopers obtained a Non-Testimonial Order to

obtain a DNA sample from the suspect, KC Myers. The order, which was granted by

a member of the Vermont Judiciary, was served upon Myers. Myers failed to appear

for the execution of the order and was thereby in Contempt of Court. The DNA was

eventually matched to Myers, confirming he burglarized his family member's

residence.

 

Myers was issued a citation to appear in Bennington County Superior Court

Criminal Division to answer to the charges.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 03-30-2020/08:15 hours         

COURT: Bennington

LODGED - LOCATION: Y  

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Y

 

 

 

*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 Thomas Sandberg

Vermont State Police-Shaftsbury Barracks
96 Airport Road
Shaftsbury, VT 05262

thomas.sandberg@vermont.gov

 

Burglaries/Williston Barracks UPDATE

 VSP News Release-Incident UPDATE
 
STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
 
NEWS RELEASE
       
CASE#: 19A106095/19A106116/19A106148/19A106198
TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Michelle Archer/ Trooper Andrew Collier/ Trooper Justin Wagner/Trooper Andrew Underwood                       
STATION: Williston Barracks
CONTACT#: 802-878-7111
 
VIOLATION: Burglaries
 
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
 
The Vermont State Police Williston Barracks has been investigating a series of four convenience store burglaries in Lamoille and Chittenden Counties.
 
During these four burglaries, forced entry was made by breaking the front door glass or front window glass. The male suspect then steals a large quantity of cigarettes before fleeing.
 
The follow convenience stores reported burglaries:
 
The Jericho Jolly on December 21, 2019 at 0527 hours.
The Eden Mini Mart on December 23, 2019 at 0209 hours.
The Cupboard Deli in Cambridge on December 25, 2019 at 0035 hours.
The Madonna Mobil in Cambridge On December 29, 2019 at 0123 hours.
 
Anyone with information about these incidents is asked the contact the Vermont State Police-Williston Barracks at 802-878-7111.

*UPDATE*

The Vermont State police is looking for assistance identifying the persons of interest and their vehicle in the attached photographs. The taller male has a distinct limp. The vehicle they were operating is believed to be a 2007 to 2014 silver Subaru Impreza wagon with front end damage.

Anyone with information about these incidents is asked the contact the Vermont State Police-Williston Barracks at 802-878-7111.

*UPDATE*

On December 30, 2019, the Vermont State Police learned the identity of the persons of interest in a series of burglaries. Both individuals were located and interviewed about their involvement in those burglaries. Subsequently John Shambo, age 56 of Burlington, was arrested and charged with four counts of burglary. Shambo was lodged on outstanding warrants and will be arraigned at the Chittenden County Superior Court Criminal Division on Friday January  3, 2020 at 0830 hours.
 
COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE: January 3, 2020     
COURT: Chittenden
MUG SHOT: included


Trooper Andrew Underwood
Vermont State Police-Williston
2777 St George Road
Williston, VT 05495
802-878-7111



Williston Barracks // DLS, Violation of Cond. of Release // Arrest on Warrant

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A106233

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Sgt. Mike Kamerling                           

STATION:  Williston                   

CONTACT#: 878-7111

 

DATE/TIME: 12/30/2019 @ 22:33 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Shelburne Road @ Bartlett Bay Rd, So. Burlington

VIOLATION: DLS, Violation of Conditions of Release and Arrest on Warrant

 

ACCUSED: Jimmy L. Bell                                               

AGE: 38

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Winooski, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On the above date and time Bell was stopped after a trooper observed equipment violations on the vehicle he was operating. Upon making contact with and identifying Bell, the trooper determined he was operating with a criminally suspended driver’s license.

 

Further inquiry revealed that Bell had violated court ordered conditions of release and had an active arrest warrant out of Chittenden County. The warrant had been issued on December 23, 2019 due to Bell failing to appear at an arraignment for retail theft, violation of conditions of release and DLS. Bell was arrested without incident and transferred to the Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility where the warrant was served and Bell was lodged.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 02/11/2020 @ 08:30           

COURT: Chittenden

LODGED - Yes LOCATION: CRCF    

BAIL: $200 (this was the bail set on the active warrant)

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.

St. Albans Barracks / Driving While License Suspended

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE

 

 

CASE#: 19A206221                

TROOPER: M. Conte

STATION: St. Albans                         

CONTACT#: 802-524-5993

 

DATE/TIME: December 31st 2019 at 1529 Hours

STREET: Bushey Road

TOWN: Swanton

CROSS STREET: Route 207

 

ACCUSED: Patrick Ryan

AGE: 33

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Essex, Vermont

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On December 31st 2019 at 1529 hours a member of the Vermont State Police stopped Patrick Ryan on Bushey Road in the town of Swanton due to a motor vehicle violation. Subsequent investigation revealed that Ryan did not possess a valid Driver’s License, and was in fact under criminal suspension at the time of operation. Ryan was charged with Driving While License Suspended and released with a citation to appear before the Franklin County District Court on January 27th 2020 at 1300 hours in order to face the aforementioned charge. 

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE: January 27th 2020 at 1300 Hours                  

COURT: Franklin County District Court

MUG SHOT: None

 

 

Rutland Barracks/ DUI

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 19B405856

TROOPER: Trooper Kevin Nutt

STATION: Rutland                    

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: December 30, 2019 at 1057 hours

LOCATION: Rutland, VT

VIOLATION: 1) DUI #1

 

ACCUSED: James Knox

AGE: 28

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Rutland VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On December 30, 2019, Troopers from the Vermont State Police Rutland Barracks observed a vehicle on the side of the road on North Grove Street near McKinley Avenue in the Town of Rutland.

 

The operator, identified as James Knox (28), appeared to be unconscious in the driver’s seat of the running vehicle. Believing that Knox was having a medical issue, Troopers checked on him.

 

Further investigation revealed Knox showed signs of impairment and was subsequently screened for DUI. Knox was taken into custody for suspicion of DUI and transported to the Vermont State Police Rutland Barracks for processing.

 

Knox was cited to appear in Rutland Superior District Court on March 9th, 2020 at 8:30 AM. 

 

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: No

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Rutland Criminal Division.

COURT DATE/TIME: March 9th, 2020 at 8:30 AM.  

Middlesex Barracks / Multiple Charges

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A306240

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Keith Lewia                           

STATION: Middlesex                     

CONTACT#: (802) 229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: December 27, 2019 1000 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Multiple locations in Waterbury

VIOLATION(s):   Stalking

                             Disorderly Conduct

                             Negligent Operation

                             Operating w/ a Criminally Suspended License

 

ACCUSED: Robert A. Durand                                              

AGE: 28

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Waterbury, VT

 

VICTIM: Briana E. Gibbs

AGE: 21

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Waterbury, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On December 27, 2019 at approximately 1000 hours, Troopers from the Middlesex State Police

barracks were notified of a citizen dispute in the Town of Waterbury.

 

The victim reported that a Robert A. Durand, 28, of Waterbury, VT, followed her

vehicle and interrupted her movement multiple times between the

Kneeland Flats Trailer Park and Main Street.

 

Investigation revealed that Durand performed a course of conduct that included

the unwanted following and harassment of the victim, obstructing the flow of traffic, operating

his vehicle in a negligent manner and operating with a criminally suspended

license.

 

Troopers located Durand in the early morning hours of December 28, 2019.  He was

issued a citation to appear before the Washington County Superior Court on

January 16, 2020 to answer for the above charges.

 

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: January 16, 2020 | 0830 hours         

COURT: Washington County

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A    

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: N/A

 

 

 

*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.

 

St. Johnsbury Barracks / Aggravated Disorderly Conduct

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A407340

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME:  Trooper Justin Thompson                            

STATION: St. Johnsbury                    

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 12-29-19 / approximately 1338 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Pleasant St. Bradford VT

VIOLATION: Aggravated Disorderly Contact

 

ACCUSED: Winter Russo                                                

AGE: 55

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bradford VT

 

VICTIM: Travis Geno

AGE: 30

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bradford VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 12-29-19, at approximately 1338 hours Vermont State Police were dispatch to a residence for a report of feces smeared on a front door window. Winter Russo was subsequently issued a Citation for Aggravated Disorderly Conduct.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 02-12-20 / 0800 AM           

COURT: Orange

LODGED - LOCATION: N    

BAIL: N

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.

St. Johnsbury Barracks / Fraud

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A406856

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME:  Trooper Justin Thompson                           

STATION: St. Johnsbury                      

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 12-02-19 / approximately 1323 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Wells River Savings Bank

VIOLATION: Fraud

 

ACCUSED: Jeffery Simpson                                               

AGE: 48

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Woodsville NH

 

VICTIM: James Clegg

AGE: 70

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Woodsville NH

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 12-02-19, at approximately 1323 hours, Vermont State Police received a report of Fraud from Wells River Savings Bank. Investigation showed a stolen check had been cashed. Through the course of investigation Jeffery Simpson was found to have cashed a fraudulent check and on 12-31-19 he was subsequently issued a Citation for Fraud. This case remains active.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 02-12-20 / 0800 AM           

COURT: Orange

LODGED - LOCATION: N      

BAIL: N

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.

St. Johnsbury Barracks / DLS

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A407390

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Justin Thompson                             

STATION: St. Johnsbury                     

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 12-31-19 / approximately 1216 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Interstate 91 north, mile marker 102

VIOLATION: Criminal driving license suspended

 

ACCUSED: Tharen Amidon                                               

AGE: 27

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Coventry VT

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 12-31-19, at approximately 1216 hours, Vermont State Police conducted a traffic stop on Interstate 91 near mile marker 102. The operator, Tharen Amidon, was found to have a criminally suspended driver's license. He was arrested and later released on a Citation to appear.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 03-18-20 / 0800           

COURT: Orange

LODGED - LOCATION: N    

BAIL: N

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.

 

 

Daily Incident Summary - December 31st, 2019

 

St. Johnsbury / Aggravated Domestic Assault

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A407378

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Jason Danielsen                             

STATION: St. Johnsbury                     

CONTACT#: 802-748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 12/30/2019 at approximately 2023 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Sheffield Square Road, Sheffield, VT

VIOLATION: 1st Degree Aggravated Domestic Assault, Domestic Assault, Grand

Larceny, Interference with Access to Emergency Services, Resisting Arrest

 

ACCUSED: Timothy Colby                                               

AGE: 32

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Irasburg, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 12/30/2019, at approximately 2023, Troopers responded to

Sheffield Square Road in Sheffield, VT for a reported assault. Investigation

revealed Timothy Colby (32) assaulted an individual at the residence before

fleeing. It was also learned Colby had stolen the victims phone to prevent them

from calling the police.

 

When Troopers arrived at Colby’s residence in Irasburg, VT, he resisted arrest

before being taken into custody. Colby was subsequently held without bail by

Vermont Probation and Parole and was cited into Caledonia County Court for

12/31/2019 at 1230 hours.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 12/31/2019 at 1230 hours           

COURT: Caledonia County Criminal Court

LODGED - LOCATION: Northeast Regional Correctional Complex     

BAIL: Held Without By Probation and Parole

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 Jason Danielsen

Vermont State Police

St. Johnsbury Barracks

Phone: (802) 748-3111

Fax: (802) 748-1585

 

Derby/crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 19A505119                                                    

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. Mikkola

STATION: Derby                            

CONTACT#: 802-334-8881

 

DATE/TIME: 12/30/2019 @ 1835 hours

STREET: Shattuck Hill

TOWN: Derby

WEATHER: Snowing       

ROAD CONDITIONS: Snow covered

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Sylas Columbia

AGE: 17    

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Derby

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2003

VEHICLE MAKE: Toyota

VEHICLE MODEL: Truck

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Passenger side front end

INJURIES: no

HOSPITAL: n/a

 

VEHICLE #2

OPERATOR: Benjamin Boucher

AGE: 36  

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Holland

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2015

VEHICLE MAKE: GMC

VEHICLE MODEL: Truck

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #2: Minor damage to left wing on Fisher plow

INJURIES: no

HOSPITAL: n/a

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH: On 12/30/2019 at approximately 1835 hours, the Vermont State

Police responded to a report of a minor two vehicle crash on Shattuck Hill Road

in the Town of Derby, VT. Upon troopers arrival, the operators were identified

as Sylas Columbia and Benjamin Boucher. Investigation revealed Columbia was

traveling east on Shattuck Hill and failed to yield to oncoming traffic when he

attempted to turn left onto Commons Drive, driving in front of Boucher who was

traveling west on Shattuck Hill. No injuries were reported. Rays Auto responded

for the Toyota.

 

 

 

 

Trooper Joshua Mikkola

Vermont State Police

Troop A – Derby Barracks

35 Crawford Road

Derby, Vermont 05829

Joshua.Mikkola@Vermont.gov

802-334-8881

 

December 30, 2019

Burglaries/Williston Barracks UPDATE


VSP News Release-Incident UPDATE

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A106095/19A106116/19A106148/19A106198

TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Michelle Archer/ Trooper Andrew Collier/ Trooper Justin Wagner/Trooper Andrew Underwood                       

STATION: Williston Barracks

CONTACT#: 802-878-7111

 

VIOLATION: Burglaries

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

The Vermont State Police Williston Barracks has been investigating a series of four convenience store burglaries in Lamoille and Chittenden Counties.

 

During these four burglaries, forced entry was made by breaking the front door glass or front window glass. The male suspect then steals a large quantity of cigarettes before fleeing.

 

The follow convenience stores reported burglaries:

 

The Jericho Jolly on December 21, 2019 at 0527 hours.

The Eden Mini Mart on December 23, 2019 at 0209 hours.

The Cupboard Deli in Cambridge on December 25, 2019 at 0035 hours.

The Madonna Mobil in Cambridge On December 21, 2019 at 0123 hours.

 

Anyone with information about these incidents is asked the contact the Vermont State Police-Williston Barracks at 802-878-7111.


*UPDATE*


The Vermont State police is looking for assistance identifying the persons of interest and their vehicle in the attached photographs. The taller male has a distinct limp. The vehicle they were operating is believed to be a 2007 to 2014 silver Subaru Impreza wagon with front end damage.


Anyone with information about these incidents is asked the contact the Vermont State Police-Williston Barracks at 802-878-7111.

 

COURT ACTION: N

COURT DATE: N/A    

COURT: N/A

MUG SHOT: N/A



Trooper Andrew Underwood
Vermont State Police-Williston
2777 St George Road
Williston, VT 05495
802-878-7111

St. Johnsbury Barracks / Crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 19A407370                                     

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Tpr. Nicholas Cianci

STATION: VSP - St. Johnsbury                   

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 12/30/2019 @ 1528 hours

STREET: I-91 South

TOWN: St. Johnsbury

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: 130

WEATHER: Snow

ROAD CONDITIONS: Snow covered

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Claudiu Badea

AGE: 45     

SEAT BELT? Yes

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Watertown, MA

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2016

VEHICLE MAKE: Honda

VEHICLE MODEL: Accord

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Substantial

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: N/A

 

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

              On 12/30/2019 at 1528 hours, Troopers from the Vermont State Police St. Johnsbury Barracks responded to a single vehicle crash on Interstate 91 South near mile marker 130. Investigation found the operator, Claudiu Badea, 45 of Watertown, MA, lost control of his vehicle and struck a guardrail. Troopers were assisted by the St. Johnsbury Fire Department, CALEX, and Caledonia Wrecker Service.

 

Trooper Nicholas J. Cianci

Vermont State Police – St. Johnsbury

Phone: 802-222-4680

Email: Nicholas.cianci@vermont.gov

 

Westminster barracks / motor vehicle crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 19B107434                       

TROOPER: Sgt. Travis Valcourt

STATION: Westminster                    

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 12/30/2019 3:20 pm

STREET: Interstate 91 (Northbound)

TOWN: Brattleboro

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: n/a

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: 08/40

WEATHER:   Sleet

ROAD CONDITIONS: wet/slush/sleet conditions

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Ms. Clare Gaggney

AGE: 19

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Barrington, RI

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2014

VEHICLE MAKE: Toyota

VEHICLE MODEL: Venza

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Driver’s side 

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: (IDENTIFY) n/a

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 12/30/2019 at approximately 3:20 pm, members of the Vermont State Police, Westminster Station responded to Interstate 91 (I91) in the Town of Brattleboro for a reported single vehicle crash. 

 

Investigation found that a vehicle being operated by Ms. Clare Gaffney ,19 of Barrington (RI), was headed northbound when she lost control of his vehicle.   Ms. Gaffney reported that she was just traveling in the left lane when she lost control of her vehicle.  The vehicle, a 2014 Toyota Venza, spun out and struck the guardrail on the left side of the roadway.   

 

No injuries were sustained in this crash and the vehicle was towed by Brattleboro Towing of Vernon.    

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint _6022033_ T23 VSA _1081(a) – Speed to fast for conditions.

 

Westminster barracks / motor vehicle crash

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH

 

CASE#: 19B107427                          

TROOPER: Sgt. Travis Valcourt

STATION: Westminster                    

CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 12/30/2019 11:15 am

STREET: Interstate 91 (Northbound)

TOWN: Guilford

LANDMARK AND/OR CROSS STREETS: n/a

INTERSTATE MILE MARKER: 00/05

WEATHER:   Rain

ROAD CONDITIONS: wet/slush conditions

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Ms. Bonnie Burke

AGE: 42    

SEAT BELT? Y

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Babylon, NY

 

VEHICLE YEAR: 2016

VEHICLE MAKE: Buick

VEHICLE MODEL: Encore

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE #1: Driver’s door 

INJURIES: None

HOSPITAL: (IDENTIFY) n/a

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH:

 

On 12/30/2019 at approximately 11:30 am, members of the Vermont State Police, Westminster Station responded to Interstate 91 (I91) in the Town of Guilford for a reported single vehicle crash. 

 

Investigation found that a vehicle being operated by Ms. Bonnie Burke, 42 of Babylon (NY), was headed northbound when she lost control of his vehicle.   Ms. Burke had just passed a slower moving vehicle in the right lane and when she attempted to re-enter the right lane, she lost control of her vehicle.  The vehicle, a 2016 Buick Encore, spun out and struck a lane maker post as it exited the roadway.   

 

No injuries were sustained in this crash and the vehicle was pulled back on to the roadway by Brattleboro Towing of Vernon.    

 

Vermont Civil Violation Complaint _6022032_ T23 VSA _1081(a) – Speed to fast for conditions.

 

Road Closure

State of Vermont
Department of Public Safety
Vermont State Police
Royalton


News Release – Highway / Traffic Notification for Westminster

Road closed near 41 VT Rt 140 in Timouth due to tree on wires.

Specific details are not yet available, updates will be provided as appropriate. Motorists should expect delays in the area.
The closure duration is unknown at this time. Specific details are not yet available and updates will be provided as appropriate.

Motorists should seek alternate routes.

Please drive carefully.

Thanks,


Betsey Dyer
VSP Westminster
1330 Westminster Heights Rd
Westminster,Vt 05346

802-722-4600
802-722-4690 (fax)