Shawn Hildreth, 48, of Newport, VT
Ashley Watson, 34, of Guilford, VT
On 1/19/2021 at approximately 2052 hours officers of the Brattleboro Police Department responded to a residence on Elm Street for a report of 4 people fighting. Officers arrived on scene and eventually located all 4 subjects. It was discovered that Shawn M. Hildreth and Ashley L. Watson had entered into a residence that they were not priviledged to. Hildreth and Watson were involved in an altercation with the two victims which resulted in a disturbance in a public place. During the process of arresting Hildreth, he spit on one of the officers. Hildreth and Watson were both placed under and arrest and transported the the Brattleboro Police Department. Hildreth and Watson were both issued conditions of release and held in lieu of bail. They were both transported to the Southern State Correctional Facility. They are scheduled to appear in Windham County Superior Court: Criminal Division on January 20, 2021 to face the charges.