Date of Incident: 12/29/13
Brian Moffitt, 38, of Brattleboro
On 12/28/2013 Brian Moffitt, 38, of Brattleboro, repeatedly called the police department saying that he had firearms and was going to shoot police officers. He also alleged that he had forced his way into the Brattleboro Retreat.
Police were able to locate Moffitt and take him into custody around 2240 hours. It was determined that he did not have any firearms, and did not force his way into the Brattleboro Retreat. He was charged with False Alarm, Resisting Arrest, and Assault of a Law Enforcement Officer. Moffitt was held in the Brattleboro Lockup until sober and released on conditions and a citation to appear in court at a later date.