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Date: 08/25/2017

Investigator: Detective Gregory Eaton

Case Numbers: 17BB06126, 17BB06158, 17BB06422

 Incident Type: Burglaries

 Person Arrested: Benjamin Lyons (40) of Trescott Township, ME

 Circumstances: On 07/15/2017, Brattleboro Police took reports of two attempted burglaries.  One was at a business on Western Avenue and the other was a business on Marlboro Road.  Damage was done at both locations as the suspect attempted to gain entry.

On 07/23/2017, Brattleboro Police took a report of a burglary at a business on Putney Road where a small amount of money was taken.

On 07/24/2017, Benjamin Lyons was arrested for several other burglaries in Brattleboro.  During that time, the investigation revealed that Lyons was connected to the three above mentioned incidents. 

Lyons is currently being held at Southern State Correctional Facility and is being charged with Burglary, Unlawful Mischief and Unlawful Trespass for these incidents