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Trio of armed robberies leads to attempted murder charge

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The suspect in three armed robberies in Colchester and Essex pleaded not guilty in Chittenden Superior Court on Tuesday to second-degree murder and three counts of assault and robbery with a weapon. David Rosario, 41, was arrested on Sunderland Woods Road in Colchester early Tuesday morning after police say he robbed Maplefields stores on Route…

Police: No ‘criminal activity’ in death of 7-month-old

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Police said today their initial investigation into the death of a 7-month-old infant in Colchester on Wednesday shows no indication of criminal activity. Police and Colchester Rescue responded to a report of an unresponsive child at a private residence on Richfield Lane around 10:30 a.m. yesterday. Rescue transported the infant to the University of Vermont Medical Center,…

Colchester woman killed after train hits car

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A 32-year-old Colchester woman was killed when an Amtrak train hit her car around 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Colchester police said in a news release. Police say Erin Allen’s 2008 Kia Rio crossed in front of a northbound Amtrak train at a marked crossing on Depot Road. The train struck the driver’s side of the vehicle,…

K9 helps police locate robbery suspect

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A St. Albans man who police say robbed a Colchester convenience store is in custody after a Vermont State Police K9 tracked him through the woods Wednesday evening, a news release said. Police say Joshua Ferraro, 33, stole cash from the Sunny Hollow Quick Stop register before fleeing into a wooded area across the road,…

Suspect in car theft arrested

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Colchester police arrested a transient man for burglary and operating a vehicle without the owner’s consent last Thursday afternoon. Shortly after 1 p.m. on Thanksgiving, a female resident of Ira Allen Court in Colchester reported she witnessed an unknown male inside her vehicle, which was parked in her garage at the time. After leaving her…

Police arrest suspect in Colchester burglary

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A 19-year-old Burlington man is being held on $100,000 bond after police say he burglarized an occupied residence on Lawrence J. Drive in Colchester on September 23. Police say Malik Pratt possessed several articles of stolen property from homes in both Colchester and Burlington. Burlington police arrested Pratt last Sunday. He was lodged at the…