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January 26, 2020

Shaftsbury Barracks/ Arrest on Warrant, Violation of Conditions

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20B300294

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Colin Shepley                             

STATION: Shaftsbury Barracks                     

CONTACT#: 802-442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: 01/26/2020 at 0953 hours.

INCIDENT LOCATION: Munn Terrace Arlington, Vermont

VIOLATION: Violation of Conditions, Arrest on Warrant

 

ACCUSED: Cody P. Griffis                                               

AGE: 26

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Arlington, Vermont

 

VICTIM: N/A

AGE: 22

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Arlington, Vermont

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On the above date and time, Vermont State Police were dispatched to a family fight at a residence on Munn Terrace in the Town of Arlington. Investigation revealed that Cody P. Griffis had violated his conditions of release by being in contact with a victim of a previous domestic assault case. It was also learned that Griffis has an active arrest warrant for a previous failure to appear.

 

Griffis had fled the scene prior to State Police arrival, however he was located a short time later after tracking him approximately 1/2 mile through nearby woods. Griffis was later transported to the Shaftsbury State Police Barracks for processing. At the conclusion of processing, Griffis was transported to the Marble Valley Correctional Facility for the outstanding arrest warrant.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 01/27/2020 at 1230 hours.             

COURT: Vermont Superior Court Bennington Criminal Division

LODGED - LOCATION: Lodged     

BAIL: $1000

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 Colin Shepley

Vermont State Police Shaftsbury

96 Airport Road Shaftsbury, VT 05262

802-442-5421