• Local man charged in assault
    July 12,2014

    RUTLAND — A Vermont inmate has been accused of assault after authorities said he attacked another inmate who was sleeping.

    Police arrested Joseph Maier Jr., 31, of Bennington at the Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility in Rutland on Thursday.

    Police said Maier allegedly entered a cell and attacked Todd Green, who was sleeping on his bunk. Corrections officers used pepper spray to stop Maier.

    Green suffered minor injuries.

    Maier was charged with disorderly conduct and simple assault. He was being detained on a charge of false information to a law enforcement officer and other offenses.

    MORE IN This Just In
    MONTPELIER – Goalie Emily Bashara stopped 44 shots but the Green Knights still had a field day... Full Story
    THETFORD — Alex McVeigh scored twice for the Panthers during Tuesday’s runaway victory. Full Story
    LYNDON — The Marauders entered Wednesday’s match with a clear game plan and executed it well... Full Story
    More Articles
    • VIDEOS
    • PHOTOS