Sept. 29

• At 3:10 p.m., Brattleboro Police Department responded to the area of 23 Marlboro Road for a Two-vehicle crash. An investigation revealed that Michael Hamilton, 29, of Barberton, Ohio, was operating a Volkswagen traveling west on Marlboro Road when he crossed into the eastbound lane and collided with a Tractor-trailer operated by Devlin Mulwane, 37, of Oxford, N.Y. Both lanes of travel on Marlboro Road were closed to traffic for a brief period of time. Alternating, single lane traffic then continued until the roadway could be cleared. Hamilton was transported to Brattleboro Memorial Hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries. After further investigation was conducted, Hamilton was cited for driving under the influence.

• Officers with the Brattleboro Police Department took a report of an assault. Injuries from the assault were minor, and no one was transported to the hospital. Subsequent investigation revealed that William Webster, 40, of Brattleboro, assaulted a woman, suffocating her with his hands over her face. Webster was arrested and charged with domestic assault.

• The Keene, N.H., Police Department arrested Albert Barthiaume, 31, of Brattleboro. Barthiaume was cited with misuse or failure to display a license plate.

Sept. 30

• Timothy R. Parenteau, 34, of Brattleboro, was issued a citation by the Brattleboro Police Department for the offense of criminal contempt after it was determined that he violated his court ordered conditions of release.


• At 1:25 p.m., the Vermont State Police responded to Grimes Hill Road in Newfane for the report of a single-vehicle crash. Troopers determined Heidi Kendrick, 69, of Naples, Fla., was distracted during an attempt to pick up a bottle of water from the vehicle's cup holder, crashed and caused minor damage to her vehicle. She was not hurt in the crash.

• At 11:40 p.m., the Vermont State Police conducted a motor vehicle stop on Pine Bank Road in Westminster. As a result, Anthony Nardino, 62, of Westminster, was taken into custody and cited with driving under the influence after he tested with a .089 percent BAC.

Oct. 1

• At 2:35 a.m., the Windham County Sheriff's Office conducted a motor vehicle stop on Pond Road in Vernon. As a result, Ashley L. Weiss, 22, of Vernon, was arrested and cited with driving under the influence.

• The Vermont State Police is investigating an act of vandalism against the Harmonyville Store on Route 30 in Townshend that occurred sometime between 7:30 p.m. on Sept. 30 and 5 a.m. on Oct. 1, when someone threw a rock through one of the front windows. Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Trooper Valcourt at 802-722-4600 or call the State Police Crime Information Tip Line at 802-241-5355.

• At 10:55 a.m., the Vermont State Police responded to Interstate 91 in Brattleboro for a report that a vehicle had struck a moose. Eric Sargent, 28, of Lyndonville, was traveling north when a moose crossed the road. Sargent could not avoid the moose and struck it, breaking its leg. The moose got up and continued into the woods. Vermont State Game Warden David Taddei responded to track the moose. The injured moose was located and put down. Sargent took possession of the deceased moose.

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