Vehicle belonging to murder suspect found in Albany, N.Y.

South Burlington Police announced last week that a Nissan Pathfinder registered to the suspect in a recent local shooting death was found in Albany, N.Y. Police are still investigating the May 3 murder of Anako “Anette” Lumumba, age 33, of South Burlington. The main suspect, Leroy Headley, 36, remains at large. Albany police notified South… Read More »

Officer, EMT faces charge of soliciting prostitution

A veteran rescue squad member and part-time police officer in central Vermont is facing charges of soliciting prostitution and obstruction of justice in Shelburne, officials said Monday. Lynn Doney, 57, who also is a Northfield Selectboard member, is due in Vermont Superior Court in Burlington for arraignment today on the two criminal charges, Shelburne police said. Shelburne police… Read More »

Shelburne Police assist in two homicide cases

Shelburne Police assist in two homicide cases

Two people wanted in connection with a bizarre Franklin County homicide were arrested after leaving a Shelburne Road motel early Tuesday, officials said. Shelburne police played a role in the capture during a week when they and other area law enforcement officers have been on alert with two homicide cases under investigation. Since last Thursday,… Read More »

Former Shelburne police chief to get award

Former Shelburne police chief to get award

Retired Shelburne Police Chief Jim Warden has been chosen as the recipient of the 2018 Colleen Haag Award for public service in Shelburne. The Shelburne Selectboard voted 5-0 to select Warden, who completed 30 years of service with the town in January. A date and time to present the award has not been set yet.… Read More »

State police investigate theft aboard Charlotte ferry

State Police are investigating a theft aboard the Charlotte-Essex ferry that happened last Tuesday afternoon. The Lake Champlain Transportation Company’s ferry was traveling from Essex, N.Y., to Charlotte when cash from its cash drawer was stolen, police said. The cash register in the lounge of the ferry was left unguarded for a period of time… Read More »

Police need help to ID suspects in theft

Police need help to ID suspects in theft

Shelburne Police need held indentifying suspects following a theft at Danform Shoes on Shelburne Road around 3:30 p.m. on March 20. Police said two women entered the store and left with several items without paying.  Call police at 985-8051 with information.