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January 25, 2018

Arrests made in home-invasion

Police arrested two men they said broke into a home with an accomplice on Saturday night in Mount Holly.

On Jan. 21 state police responded to a residence on Old Turnpike Road at approximately 11 p.m. A caller was reporting a home invasion in progress…

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December 21, 2017

Police Briefs

Killington Police busy with traffic, alarm activations

According to the media log from the Killington Police, officers responded to a total of 26 calls between Dec. 2 and 8.

On Dec. 2, police completed three traffic stops in the areas of Bigelow Drive…

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November 8, 2017

Police aid in pursuit, respond to alarms

Killington Police responded to 12 incidents between the dates of Oct. 28 and Nov. 3, including traffic stops, a drunk driver and a telephone scam, or almost two per day.

At around 5 p.m. on Oct. 28, police responded with Killington Fire to…

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August 23, 2017

Police search for soda thief

Police are on the hunt for a suspect they say broke into several trucks and stole beverages.

According to a press release from the state police, troopers from the Rutland Barracks responded on the morning of Monday, Aug. 21 to the Coca-Cola building on Quality…

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August 16, 2017

Mendon couple arrested for underage drinking party

A Mendon couple is due in court for hosting an underage drinking party at their house.

Just after midnight on Sunday, Aug. 13, Vermont State Police from the Rutland barracks and the Rutland County Sheriff’s Department responded to the complaint of a loud party located…

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August 16, 2017

Man arrested for stealing Long Trail hiker’s pack

By Evan Johnson

KILLINGTON— A homeless man was arrested on Monday for stealing a hiker’s backpack on the Long Trail.

The pack was recovered and returned to its owner within hours, noted a few hikers who witnessed the incident.

According to a press release from…

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August 16, 2017

Parolee arrested for drugs

RUTLAND— A Rutland man has again been arrested in Rutland for possession of drugs.

On Monday, Aug. 7, members of the Vermont Drug Task Force arrested Louis Margiotti Jr. and cited him with two counts of the sale of cocaine. According to a press release…

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August 16, 2017

Lockdown at Rutland Regional results in arrest

RUTLAND— Rutland Regional Medical Center was put into a lockdown early Friday afternoon due to threats made against the hospital’s emergency department. At 11:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 11, Rutland Regional Medical Center’s main campus and Rutland Women’s Healthcare Clinic were put on lockdown. This precaution…

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August 16, 2017

Nineteen-year-old breaks 100 mph

KILLINGTON— A 19-year-old man from Los Angeles was arrested on Friday, Aug. 11, for driving in excess of 100 mph in the town of Killington. At about 3 p.m., police observed the car in the flats on Route 4, speeding in a posted 50 mph…

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August 10, 2017

Rutland motorcycle dealer fined $23K for poor hazardous waste management

RUTLAND— The Agency of Natural Resources announced last week that Central Vermont Motorcycles, Inc., a powersports dealer and service center in Rutland, is now required to pay a fine of $23,062 for multiple violations of Vermont Hazardous Waste Management Regulations. A Final Judicial Order was…