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December 24, 2019

Shaftsbury/Second Degree Aggravated Assault

VSP News Release-Incident

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE
       
CASE#: 19B304286
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Tyler Silva                            
STATION: Shaftsbury                
CONTACT#: 802-442-5421

DATE/TIME: 12/23/2019 at 2053 hrs
INCIDENT LOCATION: Eccher Lane, Readsboro, VT
VIOLATION: Second Degree Aggravated Domestic Assault Committed in the Presence  of a Child

ACCUSED: Timothy Brown                                              
AGE: 53
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Readsboro, VT

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 December 23, 2019 at approximately 2053 hours, Troopers from the Shaftsbury Barracks responded to a residence on Eccher Lane in the Town of Readsboro for a report of a family fight. Through investigation, Troopers learned that Timothy Brown (53) of Readsboro, VT assaulted a household member in the presence of a child. Brown was subsequently arrested and transported to the Shaftsbury Barracks for processing. Further review of Brown's criminal record showed a prior conviction of domestic assault. Brown was charged with Second Degree Aggravated Domestic Assault and ordered held on $5000 bail.


COURT ACTION: Yes
COURT DATE/TIME: 12/24/2019 at 1230            
COURT: Bennington
LODGED - LOCATION: Marble Valley    
BAIL: $5000
MUG SHOT: INCLUDE IMAGE or INDICATE NOT AVAILABLE

Tpr. Tyler Silva & K9 Axel

Vermont State Police

B Troop-Shaftsbury

96 Airport Road

Shaftsbury, Vermont 05262

Tel: 802-442-5421