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February 19, 2020

Shaftsbury Barracks / Burglary

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 19B303027

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Nicholas Grimes                           

STATION: Shaftsbury Barracks                  

CONTACT#: (802) 442-5421

 

DATE/TIME: September 5th, 2019, between 0800-0830 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Pownal, VT

VIOLATION: Burglary - 13 VSA 1201

 

ACCUSED: Christopher Coyne                                              

AGE: 34

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Bennington, VT

 

VICTIM: Paul Coyne

AGE: 56

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Pownal, VT

 

VICTIM: Beth Miles

AGE: 48

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Pownal, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:  On September 5th, 2020, at approximately 1744 hours, Troopers from the Vermont State Police - Shaftsbury Barracks, were advised of a Burglary at a residence in Pownal, VT.  Investigation revealed that the suspect entered the residence through a side door and stole loose change.  Christopher Coyne, age 34, of Bennington, VT, was later identified as the suspect.  Christopher was taken into custody and transported to the Vermont State Police - Shaftsbury Barracks for processing.  The Honorable Judge Valente imposed conditions of release upon Christopher and ordered him to appear in Vermont Superior Court - Bennington Criminal Division on February 24th, 2020, at 0815 hours.  Christopher was released on his own recognizance. 

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: February 24th, 2020, at 0815 hours          

COURT: Vermont Superior Court - Bennington Criminal Division

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A    

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Yes

 

*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.