Tyson Hazelton, 41, of Vernon, VT
On October 14, 2020, officers of the Brattleboro Police Department, while conducting a search incident to arrest of a suspect, found illegal drugs on their person. Subsequent investigation revealed that Tyson Hazelton, a 41-year-old male, had .3 grams of crack cocaine in his possession while at a parking lot on Canal Street. Hazelton was cited and will appear in Windham County Superior Court: Criminal Division on 11/24/2020 to answer to the charge.
Amber Harmon, 38, Of NH
On 9/24/20 Brattleboro Police conducted a motor vehicle stop on a vehicle due to equipment violations.
During the stop, probable cause was developed that certain drug laws were currently being violated. The passenger, Amber J. Harmon, a 38 year old female from NH, was found to be in possession of misdemeanor amounts of fentanyl and crack cocaine.
During the interaction, Harmon lied about her identity.
Harmon was taken into custody, and transported to the Brattleboro Police Department. There she was lodged, and held on $200 bail.
Harmon will appear at Windham County Superior Court on 9/25/20 to answer her charge.
Susan Yeates, 56, of Brattleboro, VT
On 8/21/2020 at approximately 11:30 PM Brattleboro Police stopped a vehicle on Birge Street in Brattleboro. The vehicle was subsequently seized for the application of a search warrant. Brattleboro Police executed a search warrant on the vehicle on 8/24/2020 and located suspected Fentanyl. The passenger of the vehicle, Susan Yeates, was later located and arrested on 9/17/2020. Yeates was released on court ordered conditions and to appear in court on 9/18/2020 to answer to the charge of Fentanyl Trafficking.
Patrick Devens, 57, of Brattleboro, VT
Rodney Lumbra, 59, of Brattleboro, VT
On 9/14/2020 at approximately 1616 hours officers of the Brattleboro Police Department responded to a location on Bridge Street for a report of drug activity. Officers located the subjects and identified them as Rodney A. Lumbra and Patrick J. Devens.
Further investigation revealed that Lumbra was in possession of Fentanyl, and that both Devens and Lumbra were violating their court ordered conditions. Lumbra was issued a criminal citation and is scheduled to appear in Windham County Superior Court: Criminal Division on 10/27/2020 to answer to the charges.
Devens was placed under arrest and was transported to the Brattleboro Police Department where he was temporarily lodged. Devens was issued conditions of release and a flash citation to appear in Windham County Superior Court: Criminal Division on 9/15/2020 to face the charge.
Nathan Hazlett, 47, of Brattleboro, VT
On 07/01/20 at approximately 10:30pm, A Brattleboro Police Officer was conducting a foot patrol downtown when they encountered Nathan Hazlett, whom they knew to have Court Ordered Conditions of Release prohibiting him from leaving his residence. Hazlett was taken into custody for Criminal Contempt.
In conducting a search of Hazlett incident to arrest, Officers located approximately 814 milligrams of Fentanyl, a felony amount on his person.
Hazlett was issued conditions of release, and transported to Southern State Correctional Facility where he was lodged in lieu of $2000 bail.
Justin Grover, 40, of Brattleboro, VT
On 6/18/2020 at approximately 0105 hours officers of the Brattleboro Police Department responded to the parking lot of a business on Canal Street for a report of a suspicious vehicle. Officers approached the subject in the vehicle and identified him as Justin M. Grover. Further investigation revealed that Grover was in possession of Fentanyl, a semi-automatic firearm, a large capacity magazine, and ammunition. These items were seized, and Grover was issued a citation for possession of a narcotic and possession of a weapon while committing a crime, and released. Grover is scheduled to appear in Windham County Superior Court: Criminal Division on August 11, 2020 to face the charges.
Jared Butler, 43, of Putney, VT
On May 29, 2020, officers of the Brattleboro Police Department excuted a search warrant on a vehicle that was used in a suspected drug deal. Subsequent investigation revealed that Jared Butler, a 43 year old male, had fentanyl in his possession while operating the vehicle. Butler was cited and will appear in Windham County Superior Court: Criminal Division on 08/11/2020 to answer to the charge.
Denise Martelle, 54, of Brattleboro, VT
On 6/10/20, Brattleboro Police conducted a motor vehicle stop for defective equipment. Investigaiton lead police to believe that the operator, Denise M. Martelle, a 54 year old female from Brattleboro, was concealing narcotics within her vehicle.
Police seized the vehicle, and were granted a search warrant. The warrant was executed, confirming Police suspicions in regards to narcotics.
Martelle was issued a citation for 3 counts of Possession of a narcotic, along with a charge of possession of cocaine.
Martelle will appear at Windham County Superior Court on 8/11/20 to answer her charges.
Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Fentanyl, Possession of a Firearm While Committing a Crime, and Criminal Contempt
Trent Johnson, 30, of Brattleboro, VT
On 6/11/2020 at approximately 1802 hours the Brattleboro Police Department
encountered Trent Johnson and another female parked on the side of South Main Street. Johnson began to walk away from the vehicle when the Brattleboro Police
Department pulled up.
Johnson was detained at this point and through further investigation and a search of Johnson’s person he was found to be in possession of a firearm. Through further
investigation it was found that Johnson was in possession of 20 bags of Fentanyl and 65 bags of crack-cocaine
Johnson was arrested and charged with Possession of cocaine, Possession of a
depressant, stimulant, narcotic drug, Possession of a firearm while committing a
crime and Criminal Contempt. Johnson is to appear at the Windham County Superior Court: Criminal Division on 6/12/2020 to face the charges.
Elise Nuccio, 26, of Brattleboro, VT
On 3/26/20 Brattleboro Police located Elise M. Nuccio on Canal St. in Brattleboro. Police arrested Nuccio for incident 20BB02040 for Aggravated Operating a Vehicle without Owners Consent.
On Nuccio’s person Police located suspencted Fentanyl, weighing 4.3g with packaging.
Nuccio was transported to the Brattleboro Police Department. There she was processed, and issued citations for the following incidents:
20BB02116: Poss. Of Fentanyl
20BB02040: Operating without Owners Consent
20BB01344: Retail Theft
20BB02022: Simple Assault.
Nuccio was released with citations for the above offenses, and will appear in court on 6/16/20 to answer the above charges.