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December 30, 2019

St Johnsbury Barracks / Sexual Assault victim <16

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19A402325

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Detective Trooper Daniel Lynch                             

STATION: St Johnsbury Barracks

CONTACT#: (802) 748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 2001-2006

INCIDENT LOCATION: A residence in Sheffield, VT

VIOLATION:

  1. Sexual Assault victim <16
  2. Lewd or Lascivious Conduct with a Child

 

ACCUSED: Jeffrey Touchette           

AGE: 35

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: West Warwick, RI

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:           

On 12/27/2019, Jeffrey Touchette of W. Warwick, RI, was issued a citation to appear in the Caledonia, VT, District Court to answer to the above offenses.  The West Warwick Police Department assisted with the issuance of the citation.

 

This concluded an investigation by VSP Detectives which revealed that between 2001 – 2006, Touchette engaged in sexually assaultive and lewd conduct upon a victim, beginning when the victim was age 7 and ending when the victim was age 12.

 

Touchette is due in court in VT on 3/2/2020.

 

COURT ACTION: Cited

COURT DATE/TIME: 3/2/20, 0830

COURT: Caledonia

LODGED - LOCATION: NA

BAIL: NA

MUG SHOT: NOT AVAILABLE

 

 

 

 

*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.