Benjamin Stocker, 30, of Springfield, VT
On October 17 2021 officers of the Brattleboro Police Department took a report of a bad check being passed by Benjamin Stocker. Subsequent investigation led to Stocker being issued a citation for Home Improvement Fraud. Stocker is scheduled to appear in Vermont Superior Court, Windham County Criminal Division on March 29, 2022 to face the charge.
Anyone arrested or cited by the Brattleboro Police Department is presumed innocent until convicted of a crime in court.
Cheri Lacount, 40, of Keene, NH
On January 13, 2021 the Brattleboro Police Department received a call in regards to a credit card that was stolen sometime in November 2020. The victim stated he had found fraudulent charges on his credit card from a business on Canal St. After an investigation it was determined that Cheri Lacount age 40 of Keene committed the offense of False Tokens. Lacount was later found and issued a citation to appear at the Windham County Superior Court Criminal Division on May 11, 2021 at 8:00am.
Thomas Devens, 58, of Brattleboro, VT
Kevin Lynch, 55, of Brattleboro, VT
Det. Sgt. Eaton
Sometime between August 22, 2020 and August 31, 2020, several credit cards were stolen out of a vehicle that was parked at a residence on Western Avenue. Between August 31, 2020 and September 2, 2020, the credit cards were used several times at multiple locations in Brattleboro and Hinsdale, NH totaling just under $2,000.
During the investigation, Thomas Devens and Kevin Lynch were identified and subsequently issued citations to appear in court at a later date for fraudulent use of credit cards.