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September 10, 2019

MIDDLESEX BCI / AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ASSAULT

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A301474

RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Det. Trooper Amber Keener                           

STATION: Middlesex                    

CONTACT#: 802-229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: N/A

INCIDENT LOCATION: Washington County, VT

VIOLATION: Aggravated Sexual Assault

 

ACCUSED:  Steven J Proof

AGE: 56

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  Barre, VT

 

               VICTIM: N/A

               AGE: N/A

               CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: N/A

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:  On March 29, 2019 Detectives from the Vermont State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation assigned to the Washington County Unit for Special Investigations began an investigation into an allegation of aggravated sexual assault.  After a lengthy investigation, it was determined that Steven J Proof of Barre, VT had allegedly sexually assaulted a family member multiple times over the course of several years between 1992 and 2004.  On September 10, 2019 the State Police issued a citation and Proof is scheduled to appear at the Washington County Superior Court, Criminal Division on 10/24/19 at 0830 hours.

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE / TIME:   October 24, 2019 @ 0830 hours      

COURT:  Washington County Superior Court

LODGED:  No   LOCATION: -

BAIL: -

MUG SHOT: Yes

              PBT: N/A

 

 

Det. Trooper Amber Keener

Bureau of Criminal Investigations

Vermont State Police

Middlesex Barracks

P:802-229-9191

F:802-229-2648