Ford, Ayble M., 21, Brattleboro, VT
On May 14, 2019 at approximately 2045 hours the Brattleboro Police Department received a call regarding subjects in a vehicle that were shooting fireworks as they were driving on Main St. A license plate was obtained from this complaint. At approximately 2100 hours, the Police Department received a second complaint advising of a subject possibly shooting fireworks at vehicles on Canal St.
Officer’s made contact with a subject walking on Canal St that later turned out to be a victim of the same subjects shooting fireworks from a vehicle. Investigation revealed that as the vehicle traveled past the victim, a firework was shot at the individual striking him in the head. The victim did not seek medical attention immediately. At approximately 2251 hours, an Officer located the vehicle described in the first complaint. Subsequent investigation led to the arrest of Ayble Ford, 21, of Brattleboro for Possession of Fireworks and Simple Assault.
Ford was transported to the Brattleboro Police Department where he was processed and released on a citation to appear at the Vermont Superior Court – Windham Criminal Division on July 2, 2019 at 0800 hours.