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Windham County Sheriff's Office
PO Box 266, Newfane, VT 05345

WCSO Attempt to Locate


Date: 3/2/2019
Location: Westminster, VT
Investigating Deputy: Cpl. J. Griffus

Accused: John-Victor Wetherby
Age: 33
City & State of Residence: Bellows Falls VT

Charges: Aggravated Assault with a Weapon and Burglary

Description: On the morning of 3/2/2019 the Windham County Sheriff’s Office responded to an assault in the Town of Westminster. Upon arrival a male victim was identified and transported to Brattleboro Memorial Hospital with severe injuries. The assailant was identified as John-Victor Wetherby of Bellows Falls, VT. Wetherby fled the scene prior to the Sheriff’s Office arrival. The Windham County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Wetherby for Aggravated Assault with a Weapon and Burglary. If you have seen or know the location of Wetherby, please contact the Windham County Sheriff’s Office at 802-365-4942. Do not make contact or attempt to detain Wetherby, contact the Sheriff’s Office immediately.

--Corporal Jonathan Griffus

Court Date: n/a