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March 26, 2020

Middlesex Barracks Accidental Discharge of Firearm with Injury

VSP News Release-Incident

 

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

       

CASE#: 20A301292

RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Det. Trooper Tylor Rancourt                            

STATION: Middlesex Barracks                  

CONTACT#: 802-229-9191

 

DATE/TIME: 3/25/2020 1300 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Main St., Cabot, VT

VIOLATION: N/A

 

ACCUSED: N/A                                               

AGE:

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:

 

VICTIM: Female Juvenile. Name not disclosed.

AGE: 8

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Barre, VT

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On the above date and time the Vermont State Police responded to a residence on Main Street in Cabot, Vermont for an eight-year-old female juvenile injured by a firearm. Investigation revealed a three-year-old male juvenile in the residence accidentally discharged a firearm resulting in a non-life threatening injury to the female juvenile's arm. The injured female juvenile was air-lifted via helicopter to the UVM Medical Center for treatment. The incident is still under investigation and it has so far been determined to be an accident. 

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y N(X)

COURT DATE/TIME:  N/A          

COURT: N/A

LODGED - LOCATION: N/A

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: N/A

 

 

 

 

*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.

 

Detective Trooper Tylor Rancourt

Vermont State Police

Bureau of Criminal Investigation - Middlesex

1080 US Route 2

Middlesex, VT 05602

 

802-229-9191 (Office)

802-760-0545 (Cell)

802-229-2648 (Fax)