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Attempted Assault and Robbery

Bryan Houle, age 28, of Brattleboro

LT Carrier

On the afternoon of April 30, 2017, a male subject attempted to rob Dottie's on Flat Street in Brattleboro. The robber displayed a knife and demanded money from the clerk. The robber did not get any money and fled down Flat St. towards Main Street. The clerk was not injured in the attempted robbery.

As the investigation developed, a suspect was identified as Bryan Houle, age 28, of Brattleboro.

A search warrant was applied for and was granted. The search warrant was implemented at the suspects on the morning of May 14, 2017.

The search resulted in the seizure of several items determined to be of evidential value. In addition Houle was arrested at his residence.

Houle was transported to the BPD and held on $2,500.00 bail pending his arraignment in Windham Superior Court, Criminal Division.