Robert Sherman, 47, Brandon, VT
On 7/5/19 at approximately 11:22 AM Officers of the Brattleboro Police Department responded to a parking lot in Downtown Brattleboro for a threatening complaint. The complainant reported a male subject, threw a bicycle at her and was now threatening her with a knife.
Upon arrival police made contact with the male subject, identified as Robert C. Sherman 47 of Brandon VT. Sherman was still holding the knife in his hand and threw it down. Sherman was moderately intoxicated, aggressive and continuing to make verbal threats towards the complainant. The complainant advised she had not been hit with the bicycle, and was not injured by the knife. A second victim was identified on scene who had been struck by the thrown bicycle. No medical attention was necessary for either victim.
Sherman was transported to the Brattleboro Police station where he was ordered held until sober. Sherman was later transferred to Southern State correctional facility where he was held on lack of $1500 bail. Sherman was issued a citation to appear at the Windham Superior Court, Criminal Division on 7/8/19 at 12:30 PM.