Brattleboro Police Department's Press Releases.  You can also follow this blog on Facebook and Twitter. 

Arrest on warrant

Robert Bessette Jr., 24, of Brattleboro, VT

Officer M. Petlock

Brattleboro police officers responded to an apartment on Main Street in Brattleboro in an attempt to apprehend Robert Bessette Jr. on felony warrants for Aggravated Assault and Assault and Robbery with injury. Bessette was located and was taken into custody after a lengthy foot pursuit throughout the downtown area.

Vermont State Police and Hinsdale NH Police assisted during this incident.