Archive for September, 2012

Suspect Caught in Basin Ski Shop Theft

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
PRESS RELEASE

CASE#:12C105257
TROOPER:Tpr Dan Hall
STATION: VSP Rutland
CONTACT#:773-9101
DATE/TIME:0740, 30Sept12
LOCATION: Basin Ski Shop, Killington ,VT
VIOLATION:Burglary/ Possession of stolen property
ACCUSED:William Petersen
AGE:44
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:E Greenbush, NY
VICTIM: Basin Ski Shop, Killington, VT
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:
On 30Sept12, at 0740 hrs, troopers from the Rutland barracks responded to an alarm activation at the Basin Ski Shop in Killington, VT. Owners arrived on scene and determined a single jacket had been stolen from a jacket rack in the store. The owner described a male he had seen walking from the area moments before as suspicious and believed the male had been wearing the stolen merchandise.

Troopers made contact with Petersen who denied entering the building and stealing the jacket.

The jacket appeared new and was eventually identified as being stolen from the ski shop.

The jacket was returned to the owners and was valued at $250.00. Petersen was taken into custody and lodged at MVCC for lack of $5,000 cash.

He is scheduled to appear for burglary and possession of stolen property charges on 1OCT12.
COURT ACTION: Y
COURT DATE: 1OCT12
COURT:Rutland Rutland Superior Court-Criminal Div.
LODGED – LOCATION: MVCC
BAIL:5,000
MUG SHOT: Y
Sergeant Thomas Mozzer
Vermont State Police
C Troop, Rutland Barracks