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

Man Arrested for Leaving the Scene of an Accident

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE12/31/2019 9:46 AM

Incident: 19WHC006311
Date: 12/26/2019
Location: Westminster VT
Investigating Deputy:Cpl. J. Griffus

Accused: Matthew Tomberg
Age: 32
City & State of Residence: Bellows Falls, VT

Charges: Leaving the Scene of an Accident

Description: On 12/26/2019 at approximately 15:20 hours, the Windham County Sheriff's Office responded to the area of Piggery Rd and Rt 5 for a report of a telephone pole and wires blocking the roadway. Upon arrival it was learned a vehicle had crashed into the guide wire to the pole causing it to break. That vehicle had left the scene after the crash. The operator of the vehicle was located and identified as Matthew Tomberg, 32, of Bellows Falls. Tomberg was cited and released to appear at the Vermont Superior Court Windham Criminal Division to answer to the charge.

Court Date: 2/11/2019
Bail: n/a



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