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December 31, 2019

St. Johnsbury Barracks / Fraud

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A406856

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME:  Trooper Justin Thompson                           

STATION: St. Johnsbury                      

CONTACT#: 802-222-4680

 

DATE/TIME: 12-02-19 / approximately 1323 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Wells River Savings Bank

VIOLATION: Fraud

 

ACCUSED: Jeffery Simpson                                               

AGE: 48

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Woodsville NH

 

VICTIM: James Clegg

AGE: 70

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Woodsville NH

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 12-02-19, at approximately 1323 hours, Vermont State Police received a report of Fraud from Wells River Savings Bank. Investigation showed a stolen check had been cashed. Through the course of investigation Jeffery Simpson was found to have cashed a fraudulent check and on 12-31-19 he was subsequently issued a Citation for Fraud. This case remains active.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE/TIME: 02-12-20 / 0800 AM           

COURT: Orange

LODGED - LOCATION: N      

BAIL: N

MUG SHOT:  NOT AVAILABLE

 

 

 

 

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