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August 12, 2019

Shaftsbury Barracks // Domestic Assault// Offense Committed in the Presence of a Child

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS INCIDENT

                                                                                                   

CASE#: 19B302742

TROOPER RANK/FULL NAME: Trooper Shawn Sommers                                                                         

STATION: Shaftsbury                     

CONTACT#: (802) 442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: August 12, 2019 at approximately 1610 hours

LOCATION: Residence on VT RT 7A, Shaftsbury, VT

VIOLATION: 1) Domestic Assault  

                        2) Offense Committed in the Presence of a Child

 

ACCUSED: Victoria M. Cerniglia

AGE: 21

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Shaftsbury, VT

 

VICTIM:  (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of domestic violence.)

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On August 12, 2019, at approximately 1610 hours, Troopers with the Vermont State Police –Shaftsbury Barracks responded to a domestic disturbance at a residence on VT RT 7A, in the Town of Shaftsbury, VT. Further investigation revealed Victoria M. Cerniglia physically assaulted a family member causing pain. Cerniglia was taken into custody and transported to the Shaftsbury Barracks for further processing, where she was released on court conditions.

 

 

LODGED: No

BAIL: No

MUG SHOT: Attached

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: August 13, 2019, at 1230 PM

           

*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 Shawn Sommers

Vermont State Police

96 Airport Road

Shaftsbury, VT 05701

Barracks: 802-442-5421

Email: Shawn.sommers@vermont.gov