On February 13 at 12:30 p.m., the Vermont State Police and Orleans County Sheriff Department received a call about an assault which occurred in Craftsbury. Investigation revealed Francis Huard caused physical bodily harm to a household member. Huard was later taken into custody without incident and lodged at Northern State Correctional. Huard was scheduled to appear in court at the Orleans County Superior Court.
On February 17 at 8:35 p.m., the Vermont State Police received a call regarding a juvenile problem. Information was provided that Bryonna Lamell was last seen on February 17 walking with her boyfriend Ayden Jestice towards the Maplefield’s gas station in Plainfield. Bryonna ran away from her mother’s vehicle at Ayden’s residence, and the two took off on foot. Bryonna was last seen wearing a pink sweatshirt, light blue jeans and white converse sneakers. Update: Juvenile was found and is safe.
On February 17 the Vermont State Police was notified of a Domestic Disturbance on Maple Hill Road in the town of Marshfield. Subsequent investigation revealed that Alan Christiansen caused fear and pain to a household member over the course of the weekend of the 11th and 12th. Christiansen was arrested and transported to the Berlin Barracks for processing before being released with a citation to appear in Washington County Superior Court – Criminal Division on February 21 at 12:30 p.m.