Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Arrest - Disorderly Conduct

Case Number:  17SF006826
Investigating Officer:  Sgt. Belville
Date of Incident:  10 August 2017
Defendant:  Seth Teaster, 23,  Chester, VT
On Monday, 31 July at approximately 3:00 p.m. Springfield Police responded to the Springfield Shopping Plaza for a report of firecrackers that had been set-off in the plaza. 
Upon arrival it was learned that some of these firecrackers had been thrown into and set-off within a business as well. At the conclusion of this investigation, Seth Teaster was cited for the alleged offense of Disorderly Conduct. 
Teaster will appear in Windsor County Criminal Court on September 19th to answer to the alleged charges.  

Arrest - Domestic Assault

Case Number:  17SF007177
Investigating Officer:  Officer Leonard
Date of Incident:  8 August 2017
Defendant:  Jared Smith, 57, Springfield, VT
Springfield Police received a report of a suicidal male at a residence on Connecticut River Road. Investigation found that male had made a remark that his wife made feel like he wants to kill himself during a domestic altercation. 
In speaking with the wife she advised Smith had grabbed her and thrown her around. This caused injuries to her. Smith was located at the couple's residence and was taken into custody without incident. He denied wanting to hurt himself. 
He was issued a citation to appear in Vermont Superior Court, Criminal Division, Windsor Unit  on August 9th to answer to the allegation of Domestic Assault.





Arrest - Violation of a Relief From Abuse Order

Case Number:  17SF007147
Investigating Officer:  Officer Neily
Date of Incident:  8 August 2017
Defendant:  Shawn Michael Gilman, 46,  Ludlow, VT
Springfield Police were dispatched to Poppe Rd. in Springfield, VT for a report of a possible RFA violation. Upon investigation, Shawn Gilman was taken into custody for alleged violation of an Abuse Prevention Order.
Gilman was lodged at SSCF in lieu of 1,000 bail and was subsequently arraigned on August 9th.


Arrest - Felony Unlawful Mischief - Disorderly Contact

Case Number:  17SF007080
Investigating Officer:  Officer Santagate
Date of Incident:  August 6 - 7, 2017
Defendant:  Raymond Spinelli, 18, Springfield, VT

On August 6th Officers responded to the ER to investigate the report of a male acting erratically and causing damage. Upon arrival officers were advised that Raymond Spinelli allegedly had severely damaged a bathroom and was causing a disturbance. He was initially issued a citation for the alleged damage. Officers were called back on August 7th for continuation of the behavior. On this date Spinelli had allegedly damaged the gurney in his room as well as the room itself. 

Spinelli was arrested and charged with Felony Unlawful Mischief and multiple counts of disorderly conduct.  Spinelli was transported directly to SSCF in lieu of $1500 cash or surety and was arraigned on August 8th.  

No Mug Shot available as subj was not brought to the PD for processing.

Arrest - Violation of Abuse Prevention Order

Case Number:  17SF006841 

Investigating Officer:  Officer Deslauriers

Date of Incident:  2 August 2017

Defendant:  Elio Merida-Martinez, 29, Westmoreland NH
On July 31st a female contacted the Springfield Police Department stating that her estranged husband allegedly had contacted her in violation of an abuse prevention order that was in effect. 
The husband was identified as Elio Merida-Martinez. Martinez was later contacted reference the alleged violation. Martinez appeared at the Department upon request and was processed for the  alleged violation and issued a citation to appear in Windsor County Criminal Court on September 12th.


Arrest - Violation Conditions of Release

Case Number:  17SF007360
Investigating Officer:  Sgt. Belville
Date of Incident:  14 August 2017
Defendant:  Timothy L. George, 23, Springfield, VT

On Monday, August 14th at approximately 12:07 p.m. Springfield Police observed Timothy L. George on South St. George was allegedly found to be in violation of his court-ordered Conditions of Release. 

George was taken into custody without incident for the alleged offense of Criminal Contempt. 

George will appear in court at a later date to answer to this charge.




Arrest - Violation Conditions of Release


Case Number:  17SF007415
Investigating Officer:  Sgt. Belville
Date of Incident:  15 August 2017
Defendant:  Sarah B. King, 38, Springfield, VT
On Tuesday, August 15th at approximately 1:57 p.m. Springfield Police conducted a motor vehicle stop on Kirk Meadow Road. 
As a result of this stop, the operator, Sarah B. King was taken into custody without incident for the alleged offense of Criminal Contempt. 
King was found to have allegedly violated her court-ordered Conditions of Release.  King will appear in Windsor County Criminal Court on September 19th to answer to this alleged charge.