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March 24, 2020

Westminster Barracks / First Degree Aggravated Domestic Assault, Interference with Access to Emergency Services

STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE
       
CASE#: 20B101377
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Kayla Healy                            
STATION: Westminster Barracks                      
CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

DATE/TIME: 03/23/2020 at approximately 2159 hours
INCIDENT LOCATION: Valley Cemetery Road, Athens
VIOLATION: First Degree Aggravated Domestic Assault, Interference with Access to Emergency Services

ACCUSED: Matthew Daniels                                              
AGE: 39
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Athens, VT

VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of sexual assault or domestic violence.)
AGE:
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On March 23, 2020 at approximately 9:59 PM, Troopers with the Vermont State Police - Westminster Barracks responded to a residence on Valley Cemetery Road in Athens (Windham County) for a report of a family fight.

Investigation revealed that Matthew Daniels assaulted a household member and prevented the family member from calling for help. He was arrested and is scheduled to appear in court on March 24, 2020 at 12:30 PM to answer to the charges.


COURT ACTION: Yes
COURT DATE/TIME:  03/24/2020 at 1230 hours          
COURT: Windham
LODGED - LOCATION: N/A      
BAIL: N/A
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.

Trooper Kayla Healy

Vermont State Police - Westminster

1330 Westminster Heights Rd. Putney, VT. 05346

(802) 722-4600 Ext. 4541