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Domestic Assault Arrest-Westminster

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 05/12/2024 2:25 PM

Incident: 24WHC002377
Date: 5/11/24
Location: Westminster Heights Rd. Westminster, VT
Investigating Deputy: Det. Sgt. M. Checchi, Deputy D. Gaillardetz

Accused: Cosmus M. Musyoka
Age: 44
City & State of Residence: Westminster, VT

Charges: 1st Degree Aggravated Domestic Assault

Description: On May 11th, 2024, at approximately 2250 hours, the Windham County Sheriff's Office arrested Cosmus M. Musyoka for 1st Degree Aggravated Domestic Assault. This arrest is a result of an investigation initiated by Windham County Sheriff's Deputies after receiving a call at approximately 2004 hours. It was reported that Musyoka had assaulted a family/household member causing serious bodily injury as defined by statute, at an address on Westminster Heights Rd. in the Town of Westminster. Musyoka was processed and ordered held on $10,000 cash or surety bond. He was further issued a criminal citation to appear in court on 5/13/24. Musyoka was lodged at the Southern State Correctional Facility.

Court Date: 5/13/24
Bail: $10,000 cash or surety bond


Unlawful Trespass/Violation of Conditions Arrest-Putney

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 05/10/2024 5:57 PM

Incident: 24WHC002019
Date: 4/24/24
Location: Main St. Putney, VT
Investigating Deputy: Det. Sgt. M. Checchi

Accused: Bryan Wainwright
Age: 34
City & State of Residence: Brattleboro, VT

Charges: Unlawful Trespass, Violation of Conditions of Release

Description: On April 24th, 2024, the Windham County Sheriff's Office received a complaint of trespass, after hours, at a local business on Main St. in Putney, VT. A male reportedly entered the barbed wired fenced in area of the business by scaling the fence and entering various vehicles in the lot the night prior.

Investigation developed probable cause to charge Bryan Wainwright with Unlawful Trespass. Wainwright also violated his conditions of release in the process. On 4/29/24, Wainwright was located at the Vermont Superior Court-Windham Unit and arrested by deputies. Wainwright was issued a criminal citation to appear at a later date.

Court Date: 5/21/24
Bail:


Arrest on Warrant-Putney

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 05/10/2024 5:05 PM

Incident: 24WHC002341
Date: 5/10/24
Location: Old Rt 5 S. Putney, VT
Investigating Deputy: Det. Sgt. M. Checchi, Deputy S. Kennedy

Accused: Jared E. Butler
Age: 47
City & State of Residence: Putney, VT

Charges: Arrest on Warrant-In State

Description: On 5/10/24, at approximately 1630 hours, Deputies with the Windham County Sheriff's Office located Jared E. Butler outside an address on Old Rt. 5 S. in Putney, VT. Butler had an active in state arrest warrant. He was arrested and transported to the Southern State Correctional Facility.

Court Date: 5/13/24
Bail: $100


Arrest for Excessive Speed

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 04/29/2024 4:37 PM

Incident: 24WHC002031
Date: 04/24/24
Location: I-89 S MM28.6, Randolph
Investigating Deputy: Sgt. Norton #166

Accused: Robert E. Taylor
Age: 61
City & State of Residence: Wilder, VT

Charges: 1) Excessive Speed

Description: On 04/24/24 at approximately 1615 hours, Robert E. Taylor was arrested by the Windham County Sheriff's Office after the vehicle he was operating was observed to be traveling 98 mph in the posted 65 mph speed zone. Robert was released from the scene on a citation to appear in the Orange Superior Court, Criminal Division at a later date. He was also issued a traffic ticket for the civil speeding violation.

Court Date: 06/19/24
Bail: N/A


Arrest for Negligent Operation and Excessive Speed in Westminster

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 04/23/2024 2:10 PM

Incident: 24WHC001997
Date: 04/23/24
Location: I-91 S, Westminster
Investigating Deputy: Sgt. Norton #166

Accused: Colleen Ross
Age: 52
City & State of Residence: Keene, NH

Charges:
1) Negligent Operation of a Motor Vehicle
2) Excessive Speed

Description: On 04/23/24 at approximately 1104 hours, Colleen Ross was arrested by the Windham County Sheriff's Office after the vehicle she was operating was observed to be traveling 100 mph in the posted 65 mph speed zone. Colleen was released from the scene on a citation to appear in the Windham Superior Court, Criminal Division at a later date. She was also issued a traffic ticket for the civil speeding violation.

Court Date: 06/25/24
Bail: N/A


Arrest for Driving Under the Influence in Putney

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 04/23/2024 2:10 PM

Incident: 24WHC001915
Date: 4/17/2024
Location: Putney
Investigating Deputy: S. Kennedy

Accused: Linda Cancelliere
Age: 60
City & State of Residence: Putney, VT.

Charges: Driving Under the Influence

Description: On April 17,2024 at 1456 hours a deputy with the Windham County Sheriff's Office working in the town of Putney was informed by dispatch of a possible intoxicated driver. When the vehicle was located, the deputy conducted a traffic stop.

Upon making contact with the operator, Linda L. Cancelliere, indicators of impairment were observed. Cancelliere was arrested and transported to Bellows Falls Police Department for processing.

At the completion of processing, Cancelliere was released on a citation to appear in the Windham Superior Court, Criminal Division at a later date.

Court Date: 5/7/2024
Bail: N/A


DUI Arrest-Brattleboro

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 04/21/2024 2:24 PM

Incident: 24WHC001964
Date: 04/20/2024
Location: Putney Road, Brattleboro
Investigating Deputy: DFC Ian Tuttle & Det. Sgt. Mario Checchi

Accused: Jacques L. Terrasson
Age: 58
City & State of Residence: New York, NY & Bordeaux, France

Charges: Driving Under the Influence

Description: On April 20th, 2024, at approximately 2330 hours, a deputy with the Windham County Sheriff's Office working a Governor's Highway Safety Program funded enforcement grant stopped a vehicle on Putney Road in the Town of Brattleboro for a motor vehicle violation.

Upon making contact with the operator, Jacques L. Terrasson, indicators of impairment were observed. Standardized Field Sobriety Test's were administered, and at the completion of the test's Terrasson was arrested and transported to the Bellows Falls Police Department for processing.

At the completion of processing, Terrasson was issued a citation to appear in the Vermont Superior Court - Windham Criminal Division on 04/22/2024 to answer to the aforementioned charge.

Court Date: 04/22/2024
Bail: N/A


Fugitive/Violation of Conditions Arrests

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 04/12/2024 10:27 PM

Incident: 24WHC001784/24WHC001798
Date: 4/11/24
Location: US Rt 5-Dummerston, VT
Investigating Deputy: Det. Sgt. M. Checchi, Deputy S. Kennedy, Deputy A. Pinger, Deputy M. Fisher

Accused: Xavier Carter
Age: 31
City & State of Residence: Putney, VT
Charges: Fugitive from Justice/Violation of Conditions

Accused: Anne Marie Muscari
Age: 37
City & State of Residence: Putney, VT
Charges: Violation of Conditions

Description: During the afternoon hours of April 11th, 2024, Deputies with the Windham County Sheriff's Office began an investigation into the whereabouts of a wanted fugitive, Xavier Carter in the greater Putney, VT area. Carter had an active arrest warrant issued by the State of New Hampshire.

At approximately 1925 hours, Deputies located Carter in the parking lot of a gas station along US Rt 5 in the Town of Dummerston. Carter fled into the store and was apprehended a short while later. He was further found to be in violation of court ordered conditions in the State of Vermont.

Also located and arrested was Anne Marie Muscari, who was also found to be in violation of court ordered conditions. Both were transported to the Windham County Sheriff's Office for processing. Muscari was released with a criminal citation along with further conditions. Carter was ordered held on $20,000 cash or surety bond with further conditions. He was lodged at the Southern State Correctional Facility.

Court Date: 4/12/24
Bail: $20,000 cash or surety bond


Arrest for Excessive Speed in Rockingham

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 04/10/2024 2:22 PM

Incident: 24WHC001711
Date: 04/07/24
Location: Rockingham Rd (VT Route 103), Rockingham
Investigating Deputy: Sgt. Norton #166

Accused: Carter D. Tiezzi
Age: 21
City & State of Residence: Old Lyme, CT

Charges: Excessive Speed

Description: On 04/07/24 at approximately 1750 hours, Carter D. Tiezzi was arrested by the Windham County Sheriff's Office after the vehicle he was operating was observed to be traveling 85 mph in the posted 50 mph speed zone on Rockingham Rd in Rockingham. Carter was released from the scene on a citation to appear in the Windham Superior Court, Criminal Division at a later date. He was also issued a traffic ticket for the civil speeding violation.

Court Date: 05/21/24
Bail: N/A


Violation of Conditions Arrest-Putney

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 04/07/2024 2:12 PM

Incident: 24WHC001700
Date: 4/6/24
Location: Main St. Putney, VT
Investigating Deputy: Det. Sgt. M. Checchi

Accused: Xavier Carter
Age: 31
City & State of Residence: Putney, VT

Charges: Violation of Conditions of Release-Contact

Description: On April 6th, 2024, at approximately 1736 hours, a deputy with the Windham County Sheriff's Office stopped a vehicle being operated by Xavier Carter for a speeding violation on Main St. in Putney, VT. Investigation revealed that Carter, was found to be in violation of court ordered conditions. Carter was arrested and ordered to be held on $200 cash or surety bond. Carter was transported to the Southern State Correctional Facility.

Court Date: 4/8/24 1230 hours
Bail: $200


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