Location: Fort Bridgman Road, Vernon
Investigating Deputy: Sergeant Chris Norton
Description: The Windham County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call from a resident on December 17th, 2018 reporting an out-of-control, erratic individual on Fort Bridgman Road near the Vernon Elementary School.
Out of an abundance of caution, officials at the Vernon Elementary School were notified of the event who activated their emergency procedures. The school initiated a restricted access protocol, wherein the exterior of the building was secured and monitored by staff.
The individual was taken into custody and transported for an emergency psychiatric evaluation in Brattleboro. Rescue Inc., Vermont State Police & Vernon Fire Department assisted at the scene.
Captain Mark Anderson