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June 30, 2020

St. Albans Barracks / Simple assault


STATE OF VERMONT 
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY 
VERMONT STATE POLICE 
  
NEWS RELEASE 
  
CASE#: 17A406476 
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Detective Sgt. Karl Gardner 
STATION: Vermont State Police Headquarters 
CONTACT#: 802-244-8727 
  
DATE/TIME: November 2017 
INCIDENT LOCATION: St. Albans, VT 
VIOLATIONS: Simple Assault 
  
ACCUSED: Joel Daugreilh 
AGE: 34 
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  Fairfax, VT 
  
VICTIM: Nathan Willey 
AGE:  21 
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  St. Albans, VT 
  
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: 
Following an investigation by the Vermont State Police and the Vermont Attorney General's Office, former St. Albans Police Officer Joel Daugreilh was charged with simple assault in connection to an incident that occurred in 2017. Investigation showed that Daugreilh deployed pepper spay on the victim while the victim was in custody and handcuffed at the St. Albans Police Department. 
  
Daugreilh was processed Monday, June 29, 2020, at the Vermont State Police St. Albans Barracks and issued a citation to appear in criminal court in St. Albans for Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.   

No further information is currently available. The affidavit of probable cause will be filed with the court and made public following arraignment. Questions may be directed at that time to the Attorney General's Office. 
  
  
COURT ACTION: Y 
COURT DATE: 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 30, 2020                          
COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division, in St. Albans 
LODGED: No 
BAIL: N/A 
MUG SHOT: ATTACHED 
  
*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.