Vermont State Police Log: Pair taken into custody after scuffle
ADDISON COUNTY — Vermont State Police responded to 68 South Main St. in Whiting on March 19 at 11:20 p.m. in an attempt to locate Wayne Bezanson, who had a warrant for his arrest.
While troopers were attempting to take Bezanson into custody he began to resist arrest. Police allege that Pamela Jean Thomas, 49, of Whiting began to assist Bezanson in resisting arrest by preventing troopers from handcuffing him.
Troopers did eventually subdue Bezanson and take him into custody.
They also took Thomas into custody, processed her at the New Haven state police barracks and cited her for impeding a police officer. She was released and cited to appear in Addison County Superior Court, criminal division, on May 19 to answer the charge.
In other recent activity, VSP:
•On March 23 at approximately 1:54 p.m. stopped a car driven on Route 22A in Addison by Cathryn K. Pulaski, 23, of Tabernacle, N.J., for allegedly traveling at 72 mph in a 50 mph zone. During the stop the trooper found evidence that Pulaski’s driver’s license was criminally suspended in Vermont. She was cited for driving with a criminally suspended license. The trooper also issued Pulaski a speeding ticket that carries a $225 fine and two points on her license.
•On March 23 at 2:20 p.m. responded to a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of States Prison Hollow Road and Mountain Road in Monkton. Police said that Christopher Knapp, 51, of Bristol was northbound on Mountain Road in a 2014 Toyota Tundra and stopped at the intersection. He proceeded into the oncoming path of a 2001 Subaru Legacy driven westbound by Catherine Fitzgerald, 31, of Hinesburg. Knapp told police he didn’t see the Subaru. There were no reported injuries and the Subaru was towed from the scene.
•On March 24 at 8:25 a.m. went to a two-car crash on Route 7 in Ferrisburgh where a car driven by a 71-year-old Montreal man collided with the rear end of a car driven by a 53-year-old Vergennes woman. No injuries were reported and no charges were filed.
•On March 24 received a complaint of a burglary from a locked home on Lincoln Gap Road in Lincoln. According to the complainant, sometime between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. an unknown person entered his dwelling, possibly with a key, and stole multiple items including a pair of women’s “Carolina Logger” boots; a “heavy weight,” sterling silver men’s necklace; and a “skeleton” watch with diamonds in the outer casing. There are no suspects in this case at this time. Anyone with information regarding this burglary or the aforementioned items is asked to contact state police at 802-388-4919. Information can also be submitted anonymously online at www.vtips.info or by texting “CRIMES” (274637) to Keyword: VTIPS.
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