Eamon Burke, 21, of Brattleboro, VT
On 04/29/19 at approximately 8:52pm, Brattleboro Police responded to a residence on Central Street after receiving a report that a male had been the victim of a kidnapping. The male victim indicated that he was ordered into a vehicle against his will and transported around town for approximately one hour. The male indicated that he was unable to escape the vehicle during that time.
The victim did not sustain any injuries in the incident. One of the suspects reportedly inferred that they had a firearm, but none was displayed.
Further investigation revealed that Eamon Burke was the operator of the vehicle involved in this incident. He was arrested, and later released with Court ordered conditions. He was ordered to appear in Windham County Superior Court on 04/30/19 at 1:00pm.
Investigation is ongoing, and additional arrest(s) are expected. It was determined that the victim in this case was individually targeted, and there is no danger to the general public at this time.