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December 22, 2019

St. Johnsbury Barracks/ 1st Degree Agg. Domestic, Reckless Endangerment, Cruelty to a Child Under 10

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A407228

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Sean Pecuch                            

STATION: VSP - St. Johnsbury                     

CONTACT#: 802-748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 12/21/2019  2045 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Moose River Drive, St. Johnsbury, VT

VIOLATION: 1st Degree Agg. Domestic, Reckless Endangerment, Cruelty to a Child

Under 10 x3.

 

ACCUSED: Miguel Aponte                                              

AGE: 31

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: St. Johnsbury, 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 the evening of 12/21/2019, Vermont State Police were dispatched to a reported

active domestic on Moose River Drive. Upon arrival, it was found that Aponte had

a firearm and discharged it toward a household member. Aponte was taken into

custody and transported to VSP St. Johnsbury for processing. He was later lodged

at NERCF for lack of $5,000 bail. He is set to appear in Caledonia Court on

12/23/2019 at 1230 hours to answer to the above charges.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 12/23/2019 1230 hours            

COURT: Caledonia Criminal Court

LODGED - LOCATION: NERCF     

BAIL: $5,000

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.

 

 

Trooper Sean Pecuch

Vermont State Police

"A" Troop – St. Johnsbury

1068 U.S. Route 5; Ste. 1

St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

 

PH: 802-748-3111

FX: 802-748-1585

 

sean.pecuch@vermont.gov