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Benjamin Lyons (40) of Trescott Township, ME

Detective Eaton

On the morning of 07/24/2017 Brattleboro Police took reports of multiple burglaries of commercial businesses on Putney Road. Investigators from Brattleboro Police and the Vermont State Police coordinated a quickly-developing investigation that led to the identification of Benjamin Lyons (40) of Trescott Township, ME, as the suspected burglar. Lyons was located in Newfane, and after a brief foot pursuit he was taken into custody. Lyons was later ordered held in the Brattleboro lockup on $20,000 bail in relation to the burglaries and an extraditable warrant from the State of Maine for Trafficking.