Vito Caselnova, 25, of Glens Falls, New York, who worked for the Rutland County Sheriff’s Department at the time of the incident last fall, pleaded not guilty during an arraignment Tuesday.
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Police say 2 people died in house fire in Fair Haven
The names of the two people who died in the fire were not immediately released Tuesday, awaiting confirmation of their identities from the Vermont Chief Medical Examiner’s Office.
Several Vermont judges and all Supreme Court justices get more bench time
The Vermont Legislature approved seven judges, four Supreme Court justices and the high court’s chief justice for six-year terms in secret-ballot voting on Tuesday.
Ex-state trooper appears in court as defendant, denies 20 criminal charges
Giancarlo DiGenova pleaded not guilty Thursday to 16 misdemeanors and four felony charges. The allegations against him include stealing property worth more than $40,000 from an evidence storage area, including a Rolex watch, which he reportedly said he then gave to his son.
Prosecutor steamed as Bill Stenger released from jail in EB-5 fraud case after prison sentence cut short
Stenger was released Wednesday after serving roughly half of his 18-month jail sentence behind bars at a federal prison in Massachusetts.
Vermont State Police probe another death of a person in custody at Springfield prison
Romeo Reome III, 53, of Brattleboro, was found unresponsive in his cell Wednesday morning, following his treatment at Springfield Hospital. The cause of Reome’s death remains under investigation.
Police investigating man’s death after body is found on back roads in Jay
State police have not released the name of the 27-year-old who died pending notification of relatives. The man’s body was taken to the Vermont Chief Medical Examiner’s Office to determine the cause and manner of death.
Clergy reporting bill fails to make key legislative deadline over constitutional concerns
Vermont Catholic Bishop Christopher Coyne weighed in to oppose the legislation.
Police say dispute over drug territory fueled Rutland drive-by shooting that left New York man dead
A hearing Thursday delved into whether the 18-year-old murder suspect would be held in an adult prison. A judge said yes.
Pennsylvania man to serve more than 12 years in 2020 Cambridge drug theft killing
Taylor Ruffin Herrington pleaded guilty to using a firearm in connection with a drug trafficking crime and conspiracy to distribute heroin and crack cocaine. Prosecutors said he fired six shots into the home of Michael Haines “in a dispute over 60-70 bundles of heroin.”