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

Fugitive/Stolen Property arrest-Westminster

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE10/17/2022 3:31 PM

Incident: 22WHC004450
Date: 10/7/22
Location: Bemis Hill Rd. Westminster, VT
Investigating Deputy: Det. Sgt. M. Checchi

Accused: Reginald Kelley
Age: 52
City & State of Residence: Westminster, VT

Charges: Fugitive from Justice X2; Possession of Stolen Property.

Description: During the week of October 3rd, 2022, the Windham County Sheriff's Office received complaints of break ins in the area of Bemis Hill Rd. in Westminster. Various items were reported stolen from buildings/residences.

On 10/7/22 at approximately 6:10 pm, a deputy with the Windham County Sheriff's Office traveled to Bemis Hill Rd. in an attempt to locate a wanted Fugitive with an arrest warrant out of the State of New York and the State of New Hampshire. The deputy conducted a traffic stop on Bemis Hill Rd. where the suspect, Reginald Kelley, was found to be a passenger. He was arrested on his outstanding arrest warrants. A consent search of his camping area was also conducted, and several stolen items were located. Kelley was charged as a Fugitive from Justice as well as receiving/possession of stolen property. He was ordered held on $50,000 cash or surety bond for the fugitive charge and $500 cash or surety on the stolen property charges. He was ordered held at the Southern State Correctional Facility.

If anyone has information regarding thefts in the area, please reach out to Det. Sgt. Mario Checchi.

Court Date: 10/10/22
Bail: $50,000 and $500.



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