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STATE OF VERMONT
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
VERMONT STATE POLICE
INCIDENT: Abuse Prevention Order Violation, Violation of Conditions of Release
False Report to Law Enforcement, Felony Marijuana Cultivation
CASE #: 12D302332, 12WK00961
TROOPER:Sgt John Helfant, Trps Steven Cuttita, Andrew Collier and
Roger Farmer VSP Royalton; Ofc Jennifer Hutchins WoodstockPD
DATE/TIME:June 9, 2012 at 1630
LOCATION (specific): Woodstock, Reading and Barnard, VT
VIOLATION:Violation Abuse Prevention Order-2Cts and Viol Cond of Release-10Cts;
False Report to Law Enforcement; Felony Marijuana Cultivation
ACCUSED: Ryan Buckley; Keli Buckley; Steven Buckley
AGE:24; 18; 54
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:Reading,VT
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:Barnard, VT
SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: Woodstock PD began an investigation into allegations that
Ryan Buckley had violated a restraining order which had been taken out by the victim ,Buckleys ex-girlfriend, as well as violated conditions of release issued by the Windsor Superior Court.
Conditions of each indicated that he not contact or harass the victim also that Buckley had a 24hr curfew.
The victim initiated the investigation after Buckley had threatened her in person and threatened suicide.
State Police became involved when they began checking residences in Reading and Hartland
where Buckley may reside. State Police located Buckley at the victim’s residence in
Barnard where he was dropped off by Keli Buckley.
Ryan Buckley was taken into custody and charged with 1Ct of Violating an Abuse
Prevention Order and 6 Cts of Violating Conditions of Release by Ofc Jennifer Hutchins of Woodstock Pd as well as 1Ct of Violating an Abuse Prevention Order and 4 Cts of Violating Conditions of Release by VSP Royalton.
Ryan Buckley was lodged at the Orange County Sheriff’s Department in lieu of $2500 bail.
During the same investigation Keli Buckley was cited for False Information to
Law Enforcement for lying to the police about the location of Ryan Buckly.
Steven Buckley was also cited for Felony Marijuana Cultivation after an indoor
grow operation containing 73 plants was located in his basement during a
search of the Kittridge Pastures Rd residence in Reading, VT by Troopers Cuttita, Collier and Farmer.
State of Vermont | Vermont Department of Public Safety