Shelburne Police, Fire & Rescue

Oct. 24
8:10 a.m. Police were called to a Shelburne Road apartment for a report of an intoxicated woman “wrecking the place.” Officers found the glass pane on the door into the residence broken, as well as numerous household items. Sharon Brailsford, 49, was cited to appear Nov. 21 in Vermont Superior Court-Criminal Division to answer to the charge of unlawful mischief. She was treated at UVM Medical Center for an injury allegedly sustained before police arrived and later taken to a detox center.

Oct. 30
8:41 p.m. At a traffic stop on Spear Street, police found Heather Cardinal, 39, of Shelburne, driving with a license under criminal suspension. She was charged with driving while license suspended and released.

Nov. 4
9:50 p.m. At a traffic stop at Bostwick Farm Road and Bostwick Road, Eric Danner, 46, of Lexington, Mass., was charged with negligent operation and cited to appear in court Nov. 28. He pleaded not guilty.

Nov. 9
3:37 p.m. Police received a report of a vehicle passing a school bus while its red lights were activated at Shelburne Road and Church Street. Police were unable to locate and identify the driver.

Nov. 15
10:49 p.m. Police stopped driver Thomas Beane, 30, of Shelburne, on Shelburne Road at Windmill Bay Road and found an active warrant for his arrest. He was lodged at Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility. He also was issued a ticket for a civil violation of driving after a suspension.

Nov. 17
3:52 p.m. Police stopped a vehicle on Shelburne Road and found the driver to have a criminally suspended license. Bryan Senecal, 26, of Rutland, was cited to appear in Vermont District Court-Criminal Division, to answer to the charge of driving while license suspended.

Dec. 6
12:23 p.m. Police, Fire and Rescue responded to a one-vehicle crash on Dorset Street.
A Honda CRV driven by Keely Sogoloff, age 47, of South Burlington, had hit a tree. The vehicle sustained extensive front-end damage. Sogoloff was wearing a seat belt, sustained minor injuries and was taken to the hospital. Neither alcohol nor speed were factors in this crash, police said.

Dec. 7
8:28 a.m. Police took a report of a burglary at a construction trailer behind 2517 Shelburne Road. A number of power tools and accessories were stolen, police said.
The case is under investigation.

Dec. 11
12:06 p.m. A woman walked into the police station to report receiving threatening messages from her ex-boyfriend. Police filed a harassment report and Alan Kirkpatrick, 65, of Shelburne was found and cited for violation of abuse prevention order and scheduled to appear in Vermont District Court – Criminal Division, to answer to the charge.

Dec. 14
7:58 a.m. A suspicious 911 hang-up call reporting a bomb threat in Burlington was traced to Harbor Place on Shelburne Road. Police responded and notified Burlington Police. Officers located the caller and requested EMS to evaluate the individual who was taken to the hospital.

Dec. 16
10:24 p.m. Police stopped a vehicle on Barstow Road and Spear Street. The driver, Edward Fregeau, 29, of Essex Junction, was brought to the police station, processed and issued a citation for driving under the influence and released with a date to appear in Vermont District Court-Criminal Division to answer to the charge.

Dec. 23
11:43 p.m. A caller from Shelburne Road reported her ex-boyfriend sexually assaulted her the previous night. Police located the man and forwarded the case to the Chittenden Unit for Special Investigations for further investigation.

Dec. 30 to Jan. 4
Minor traffic: 2
Motor assist: 1
Medical emergencies at retirement communities: 9
Medical emergencies at Harbor Road: 2
Suspicious people: 3
Welfare check: 1
False alarms: 5
911 hang ups: 1
Noise: 3
Fraud: 1
Winter parking ban: 1

Dec. 30
8:30 a.m. A caller reported duck hunters at Shelburne Point saying they didn’t think they should be there. Police checked and found the hunters were not violating any laws or trespassing.
10:09 a.m. Police checked on a report of a theft from a woman’s business on Executive Drive. The officer was unable to locate the individual. A theft report was taken and the case is under investigation.
4:26 p.m. Police took a report of a car crash with a deer. The officer was unable to locate the animal.
4:41 p.m. Fire, Rescue and Police responded to strong smell of gas on Depot Road. The hazard was removed.
9:38 p.m. Police checked on a report of an intoxicated man creating a disturbance on Henry Street. The individual was found but not intoxicated. He was instructed not to disturb his neighbors.

Dec. 31
4:13 p.m. Police responded to an injured squirrel in a bird feeder on Woodbine Road. The animal was removed from the feeder and destroyed.

Jan. 1
3:29 a.m. Police assisted South Burlington Police at a motor vehicle crash on Shelburne Road in South Burlington.

Jan. 2
8:06 a.m. Shelburne Police, Fire and Rescue responded to a multiple car crash on Shelburne and Webster Roads. Statements were taken and all involved refused transport to the hospital.
8:48 a.m. A police officer found a located a woman walking southbound on Shelburne and Webster Roads dragging suitcases. The officer said she told him she was heading to Rutland. The officer gave her a ride to the police station to get warm and make arraignments for a ride.
10:46 a.m. Police checked out a report of an erratic motorist on Shelburne Road near Penny Lane. Police found and stopped the vehicle, identified and released the driver.
11:52 a.m. Rescue assisted South Burlington Rescue at a medical call on Timber Lane in South Burlington and took a patient to the hospital.
7:48 p.m. Police checked out a report of a woman huffing Dust Off on a bus heading down Shelburne Road. The bus was stopped and the woman was located. The cans of Dust Off were removed and she was released.
8:19 p.m. Shelburne Police checked out a disturbance at Wright House. Police located the individual who said someone stole dog treats from her bag. She was issued a warning about yelling at her neighbors and released.

Jan. 3
11:11 a.m. A caller from Wake Robin reported her husband did not make it to an appointment. A Missing Person’s report was taken and statewide broadcast was issued. The broadcast was canceled later when he returned home.
3:27 p.m. Homeland Security requested a local background for a new applicant.
6:48 p.m. FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System requested a local record for an individual looking to purchase a firearm. A copy of local records was provided.
10:56 p.m. Police located and stopped a vehicle driving erratically on Shelburne and Allen Roads in South Burlington. The driver was identified and released.

Jan. 4
8:55 p.m. Police responded to a guest creating a disturbance at Harbor Place. The woman was located and taken into protective custody and later transported to Corrections for Violation of Conditions.
10:39 a.m. Shelburne Fire assisted Hinesburg Fire at a residential structure fire on North Road in Hinesburg.

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