Archive - Mar 7, 2013
ADDISON COUNTY — Vermont State Police were called to investigate the burglary of a Panton Road home in the town of Panton on March 1. Troopers reported that various items and jewelry were taken while the residents were away during the workday.
Two days later, a citizen turned into VSP a Heartwood Creations custom jewelry box that had been found in a ditch off West Road in Panton. The Panton Road homeowner told the Independent that she suspected the box was hers, but she hadn’t confirmed it as of press time.
VERGENNES — Vergennes police investigated two assaults this past weekend and filed charges against a Northlands Job Corps student in one case.
City police cited Sherrelle N. Smith, 19, of Rochester, N.Y., for aggravated assault on March 1 and lodged her at the Chittenden County Correctional Center after Smith allegedly attacked a fellow female Northlands student.
MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police cited Lynda W. Bushman, 50, of Middlebury for larceny at the Rite Aid Pharmacy on Court Street Extension on Feb. 27. Rite Aid officials told police they suspected Bushman, an employee of the store, had stolen some pills.
In other action last week, Middlebury police:
• Were informed of the theft of a woman’s wallet from a Porter Drive office on Feb. 25. Police said the wallet was found in the trash.