BRISTOL — Bristol police on July 17 arrested a town man on a warrant from the Vermont Department of Corrections. Police arrested Jonah S. Kleinfeldt, 39, for escape.
Bristol Police Chief Kevin Gibbs said his force took Kleinfeldt to the Chittenden County Correctional Center in South Burlington.
In other department news, a man Bristol police arrested last month was acquitted of selling marijuana by a jury in Addison County Superior Court, but was convicted of lesser charges.
Police had arrested Stephan Michael Belanger, 19, of Middlebury on suspicion of selling marijuana, conspiracy and contributing to juvenile delinquency. On July 16, a jury found Belanger not guilty of sale of regulated drugs to minors, but guilty of contributing to the delinquency of minors and conspiracy to sell marijuana.
Belanger is due back in court for sentencing in August.