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April 7, 2020

Rutland Barracks/ Second Degree Aggravated Domestic Assault/ VCR/ Offense Committed Within the Presence of a Child

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

NEWS RELEASE

 

CASE#: 20B401309

RANK / TROOPER FULL NAME: Trooper Kevin Nutt                               

STATION: Rutland                     

CONTACT#: (802) 773-9101

 

DATE/TIME: April 6, 2020, at 0648 hours

INCIDENT LOCATION: Poultney, Vermont

VIOLATION: Second Degree Aggravated Domestic Assault, Violation of Conditions of Release (seven counts), Offense Committed Within the Presence of a Child (two counts)

 

ACCUSED: Brayton Gillett

AGE: 38

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Brandon, Vermont

 

VICTIM: (The Vermont State Police does not release the names of victims of sexual assault or domestic violence.)

AGE:

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Poultney, Vermont

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On April 6th, 2020, at approximately 0648 hours, Troopers from the Vermont State Police Rutland Barracks were notified of a welfare check in the Town of Poultney.

 

Through investigation, it was determined Brayton Gillett had assaulted a family or household member and did so in the presence of children. It was also discovered that Gillett had violated his court ordered conditions of release multiple times. Gillett was taken into custody and transported to the Rutland State Police Barracks for processing.

 

A judicial officer was contacted, and Gillett was ordered held without bail. Gillett was subsequently lodged at Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility. Gillett was ordered to appear at Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division on April 7, at 12:30 PM.

 

LODGED – Yes- LOCATION:  Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility        

BAIL: N/A

MUG SHOT: Yes

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division

COURT DATE/TIME: 4/7/2020 at 12:30 PM

           

*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.