Vermont State Police Log: Authorities stop drivers, arrest them on outstanding warrants
ADDISON COUNTY — Vermont State Police in the past week took into custody a number of local people who had warrants out for their arrest.
In the first case, troopers responded to a reported disturbance at a Burpee Road home in Bristol on Aug. 27 at 1:36 p.m. Upon their arrival, officers were told the parties involved had left the residence on foot. State police used a VSP canine to track the individuals and located them behind the residence.
They identified the parties as 22-year-old Devan Corliss and 20-year-old Marissa Tallman, both of Brandon.
Both Corliss and Tallman had active warrants for their arrest — Corliss was wanted for forgery and retail theft and Tallman for retail theft. Corliss and Tallman were taken into custody without incident. Tallman was lodged to the Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility and Corliss was transported to the Marble Valley Correctional Center.
In a separate incident, state police stopped a 2002 Volkswagen Passat driven by Krystal Turnbaugh, 31, of New Haven on Bristol Road in Monkton on Aug. 30 at 1:01 a.m. The trooper arrested Turnbaugh and transported her to the New Haven state police barracks, where he cited her for driving with a criminally suspended license and then transported her to the Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility because she had a warrant for her arrest for failing to appear in court on a previous date.
Finally, state police went to a Hollow Road home in Monkton on the evening of Aug. 31 and made contact with 35-year-old Allen Pike, who had a warrant for his arrest. The trooper took Pike into custody, transported him to the New Haven barracks for processing, and lodged Pike at the Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility with no bail.
In other recent activity, Vermont State Police:
• On Aug. 25 at 8:17 p.m. responded, along with Bristol police, to the Green Mountain Family Campground in Bristol for a reported family fight. After assistance from an Addison County deputy sheriff, police cited Jorge G. DiNunzio, 30, of South Burlington for domestic assault, two counts of unlawful mischief, possession of a regulated substance and interference with access to emergency services. DiNunzio was lodged at Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility, bail was set at $2,500. See a full story in the Aug. 31 edition of the Independent.
• On Aug. 26 at 4:24 p.m. responded to a one-car crash on Route 74 in Cornwall. Police said that Ellen Hallman, 20, of Middlebury was driving a 2003 Honda Accord eastbound on Route 74 when she lost control of the vehicle, which traveled off the roadway and rolled over onto its roof. Hallman, who was wearing a seat belt. suffered minor injuries; the car was considered a total loss.
• On Aug. 28 at approximately 6:04 p.m. stopped a vehicle driven by Michael LaFountain, 37, of Weybridge on Route 7 in Ferrisburgh and cited LaFountain for driving with a criminally suspended license.
• On Aug. 28 at around 10:20 p.m. stopped a vehicle driven by 38-year-old Ryan P. Ahern of New Haven on Route 7 in New Haven. Following standard field sobriety exercises it was determined Ahern’s blood alcohol content was 0.150 percent; the legal limit for driving is 0.08. Police cited Ahern for driving under the influence.
• On Aug. 31 at approximately 5:41 p.m. stopped a 2004 Chevrolet Monte Carlo on Route 17 in New Haven and cited the driver, identified as 44-year-old Ann Delancy of Weybridge, for driving with a criminally suspended license.
• At around noon on Aug. 27 looked into a report of a vehicle that was stolen from a home on Route 22A in Bridport. After investigating, on Aug. 31 state police cited Chelsea Delisle, 24, of Middlebury for grand larceny. State police reported that Delisle sold the victim’s vehicle without permission.