Bobby Ray Smith, 51, of Brattleboro, VT
On February 8, 2022 Officers from the Brattleboro Police were assigned a vandalism complaint at a residence on South St. in Brattleboro. After an investigation it was determined that Bobby Ray Smith Jr., age 51 of Brattleboro committed the offense of Unlawful Mischief. Smith was issued a citation to appear at the Windham County Superior Court Criminal Division on March 22, 2022 at 8:00am.
Anyone arrested or cited by the Brattleboro police department is presumed innocent until convicted of a crime in court.
Assault of Police (X2), Unlawful Mischief (multiple), Aggravated Disorderly Conduct, Resisting Arrest, Violation of Conditions of release (Multiple), Assault on a Protected Professional – Bodily fluids.
Micael Bizuneh, 32, of Brattleboro, VT
On 10/31/21 Brattleboro Police responded to a report of a physical fight at an Inn on Putney Rd. Upon arrival and after investigation, it was determined that Micael S. Bizuneh had vandalized numerous vehicles in the parking lot, and had engaged in fighting behavior with an individual who owned one of the vehicles.
Police attempted to place Bizuneh under arrest. Bizuneh resisted, and assaulted responding officers, causing serious, non life threatening injuries. Bizuneh punched, kicked, and threw the officer to the ground.
Bizuneh was transported to the Brattleboro Police Department. There, he assaulted officers by spitting on them, actively resisting, and striking out on Officers.
Bizuneh was ordered held on bail, and will appear at Windham County Superior Court on 11/1/21 to answer his charges.
Kyle Hamilton, 21, of Newfane, VT
On October 28, 2021 the Brattleboro Police were dispatched to a local Hospital for a disorderly subject. Officers arrived and after an investigation it was determined that Kyle Hamilton age 21 of Newfane VT committed the offense’s of Unlawful Mischief and Aggravated Disorderly Conduct. Hamilton was escorted off the property and released on a citation to appear at the Windham County Superior Court Criminal Division at Nov 30, 2021 at 8:00am.
Justin Clough, 41, of Brattleboro, VT
On October 26, 2021, Officers of the Brattleboro Police Department responded to a business on Marlboro Road for a reported assault. Subsequent investigation found that Justin E Clough had committed the acts of Simple Assault, Unlawful Mischief, Disorderly Conduct, and Contempt of Court. Clough was placed under arrest and transported to the Brattleboro Police Department where he was held in lieu of bail. Clough is to appear in the Vermont Superior Court: Criminal Division on October 27, 2021, to answer to the charges.
Micael Bizuneh, 33, of Brattleboro, VT
On October 27, 2021, Officers of the Brattleboro Police Department met with a male at the Police Department regarding a vandalism complaint. Subsequent investigation found that Micael Bizuneh had purposely caused damage by ‘keying’ the aforementioned motor vehicle. Bizuneh was taken into custody for the offense of Unlawful Mischief. Furthermore, while in custody, it was found that Bizuneh had active Conditions of Release stemming from other Unlawful Mischief charges. Bizuneh will also face Contempt of Court charges, and is schedueled to appear in the Vermont Superior Court; Criminal Division on October 28, 2021. Bizuneh was ordered to be held in lieu of bail.
While Bizuneh was in custody, Officers found that numerous other vehicles in the area of South Main Street were also damaged in similar ways. This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information regarding these incidents, or anyone wishing to report damage to their vehicle, are encouraged to contact the Brattleboro Police Department.
Glenn Kendall, 55, of Guilford, VT
On 9/26/2021, the Brattleboro Police Department responded to a call involving a confrontation between motorists.
Investigation revealed that Glenn Kendall of Guilford, VT caused damage to another motor vehicle on Canal St. in Brattleboro when he struck the side mirror with his hand.
Police took the report from the motorist, surveyed the damage, located Kendall, and issued him a citation.
Kendall is scheduled to appear at the Windham County Superior Court on 11/2/2021 to answer for his charge.