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April 26, 2020

Westminster/Fugitive from justice and additional charges

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

NEWS RELEASE

CASE#: 20B101855

TROOPER: Tpr. John Waitekus                           

STATION:  Westminster barracks                    

CONTACT#: (802) 722-4600

 

DATE/TIME: 04-25-20  1700 Hrs.

INCIDENT LOCATION: Fort Bridgeman Rd. Vernon VT.

VIOLATION: Fugitive from justice / felony NH warrant, Unlawful Mischief, Violation of VT conditions of release, Resisting Arrest.    

ACCUSED: Derek Coleman                                             

AGE: 49

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:   Vernon, VT.

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

On April 25, 2020, at approximately 1700 Hrs. the Vermont State Police responded to a 911 call on Fort Bridgeman Rd. in Vernon, VT. The caller reported a family member who does not live at this address was drunk and breaking into the residence. After an investigation, it was found that Derek Coleman 49, of Vernon, Vt. was wanted as a Fugitive from Justice with a felony extraditable warrant out of NH. Coleman was also charged with: Unlawful Mischief, Violation of his VT court conditions of release, and Resisting Arrest. Coleman was transported to the VT State Police barracks in Westminster. The court was contacted, and Coleman was ordered held on $20,000 bail, as well as a list of Court conditions. Coleman will answer to these charges in VT. Superior Court Windham Criminal Division on 04-27-20 at 1230 pm.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT DATE/TIME: 04-27-20 at 1230 pm.             

COURT: VT Superior Court Windham Criminal Division

LODGED: Yes / Southern State Correctional Facility / 20,000 bail

MUG SHOT: Attached 

 

 

Trooper John Waitekus 

Vermont State Police - Westminster

1330 Westminster Heights Rd. Putney, VT. 05346

Tel. (802) 722-4600 Ext. 522