Middlebury Police Log: Man cited for assault following dispute
MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police cited Christopher Lambert, a 33-year-old homeless man, for domestic assault and a variety of other charges, following an alleged fight with a woman at a Seymour Street residence on Feb. 12.
Police said Lambert was lodged in lieu of $500 bail. In addition to domestic assault, police also cited Lambert for simple assault, unlawful mischief, and six counts of engaging in assaultive behavior in the presence of a child.
In other action last week, Middlebury police:
• Returned a found wallet to its rightful owner on Foote Street on Feb. 6.
• Were informed someone had vandalized a mailbox on Munson Road on Feb. 6.
• Responded to a report of an out-of-control juvenile in the Valley View neighborhood on Feb. 7.
• Investigated an allegation that a Middlebury Union High School student had threatened someone (electronically) at the school on Feb. 7.
• Ticketed a youth for being a minor in possession of tobacco on the MUHS campus on Feb. 7.
• Responded to a report of some missing prescription drugs at the Residence at Otter Creek on Lodge Road on Feb. 8.
• Investigated a noise complaint at a Court Street residence on Feb. 8. Police said the resident was upset because he couldn’t find his cat. Police said the missing cat was ultimately found in the apartment.
• Found a drunken, sleeping man sitting in the entryway of the municipal building at 77 Main St. on Feb. 8. Police said the man declined treatment at Porter Hospital, and he left the area.
• Assisted Middlebury Regional EMS to get through a locked door to at a South Pleasant Street apartment to reach a patient on Feb. 8.
• Briefly closed North Branch Road in East Middlebury on Feb. 8 after a truck went off the road.
• On Feb. 8 assisted Vermont State Police with a vehicle off the road on Route 125 west in Cornwall.
• Responded, along with Middlebury Regional EMS, to a report of a suicidal woman at a Woodland Park residence on Feb. 9. Police said the woman was taken to Porter Hospital.
• Investigated a burglary at Addison County Commission Sales on East Main Street on Feb. 9. Police said someone forced their way through a door at the business and stole an undisclosed number of items. Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call Middlebury police at 388-3191.
• Investigated a possible hit-and-run accident involving two vehicles in the parking lot of a Court Street business on Feb. 10.
• Served a no-trespass order on Feb. 10 on a person who was not wanted at a Foster Circle residence.
• Received three separate reports of someone passing fake $100 bills at area businesses on Feb. 10 (see related news story in A section).
• Responded to a report of an unruly student who had allegedly shouted obscenities at another student at MUHS on Feb. 10.
• Were informed on Feb. 10 of a theft from the One Dollar Market on Court Street Extension on Feb. 10.
• Discovered a marijuana pipe in a student’s vehicle parked at MUHS on Feb. 11. Police said MUHS officials will handle discipline of the student.
• Issued court diversion paperwork to a 20-year-old man found in possession of alcohol on Court Street on Feb. 11.
• Assisted a larceny victim in the Court Street area on Feb. 11.
• Assisted Vermont State Police deal with a call at Porter Hospital on Feb. 11.
• Cited Trevor Emilio, 21, of Middlebury for driving under the influence, following a traffic stop on Seminary Street Extension on Feb. 11. Police said they measured Emilio’s blood-alcohol content at 0.137 percent; the legal limit for driving is 0.08.
• Assisted a local man who believed he was being stalked on Court Street on Feb. 12.
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