Suspected burglar shoves woman, flees


POWNAL - State Police said a male who a woman discovered hiding in her bathroom Wednesday afternoon shoved her to the ground and fled during what police suspect was an attempted burglary.

According to Vermont State Trooper Travis Hess, the incident happened on Little Brook Lane just before 2 p.m. Amber Currier, who lives at the residence, described the male as being six feet tall and weighing 170 lbs. He wore a bandana over his face and had a navy blue hooded sweatshirt.

Anyone with information is asked to contact State Police at 802-442-5421. Information can be given anonymously at or texting to the number 274637 (CRIMES) the word "VTIPS" followed by the information.


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