BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - Police say tips from neighbors helped them arrest a Burlington man accused of peeping into a woman’s windows and trying to get inside.



Burlington Police say the incidents happened Wednesday at a home in the Hill Section near Union Street. They say the male suspect first came to the house of the female resident around 5:13 p.m. Wednesday evening and looked into her windows. Then, they say he came back later around 2 a.m. Thursday and tried to break in.


Now, James Townsend, 37, is being charged with two counts of stalking and three counts of voyeurism.


Burlington Police say they hope neighbors in the area will not have to worry about being victimized by him further.


https://www.wcax.com/2022/12/01/burlington-police-seek-identify-peeping-tom/

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BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - The Burlington Police are asking for help to identify a suspected peeping tom caught on camera Wednesday.



It happened in the Hill Section. Police say the male suspect first came to the house of the female resident around 5:13 p.m. Wednesday evening and looked into her windows. Then, They say he came back later around 2 a.m. Thursday and tried to break in.


Anyone who recognizes the person is asked to call the police: 802-658-2704.


https://www.wcax.com/2022/12/01/burlington-police-seek-identify-peeping-tom/

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SPRINGFIELD, Vt. (WCAX) - Authorities are carrying out drug raids in Springfield Wednesday.



Part of Valley Street was closed to traffic as police carried out court-ordered arrest warrants and search warrants at three locations. Police say the operation is related to an ongoing investigation into illegal drug activity. Members of the public are asked to avoid the area. Valley Street has been the site of multiple incidents in recent months including shootings.


“It makes me a little nervous that certain things are going on. Luckily enough, most of the time here it is all right,” said Ruth Davis, a local resident.


Along with local and state police, the FBI, DEA, and Homeland Security are all involved in the operation. Officials say they will be releasing more information once it is available.


https://www.wcax.com/2022/11/30/vermont-federal-agencies-carry-out-drug-bust-springfield/

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