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April 24, 2020

Press Release - Death and Fire Investigation - Andover

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STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE

CASE#: 20B101826
RANK/TROOPER FULL NAME: Detective Zachary Gauthier
STATION: Bureau of Criminal Investigation - Westminster
CONTACT#: 802-722-4600

DATE/TIME: On 04/24/20, at approximately 6:01 AM
INCIDENT LOCATION: 3047 Vermont Route 11, Andover, Vermont 05143
VIOLATION: Death and Fire Investigation

VICTIM: Jeffrey Snyder Sr.
AGE: 55
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Andover, Vermont

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On 04/24/20, at approximately 6:01 AM, E911 received a report of a house fire at 3047 Vermont Route 11, in the Town of Andover, Vermont. While extinguishing the fire, members of the Chester Fire Department located Jeffrey Snyder Sr. deceased in the residence. The investigation has revealed that this is an isolated incident and there is no threat to the public. The investigation is ongoing and there is no further information available at this time. An updated press release will be issued when more information becomes available.