On June 30, 2018, Officer Jeremy Perkins was alerted of an injured Bald Eagle by a local juvenile. Officer Perkins located the Eagle in area of Plainfield Road and Trues Brook Road.
Officer Perkins and Officer Daniel Gaspard contained the bird and kept it from going into Route 12-A traffic. Officer Gaspard called VINS (Vermont Institute of Natural Science), who promptly responded to the scene and safely captured the Eagle. They plan to assess the Eagle’s injuries and hope to rehabilitate it.
Authorized by: Chief Richard Mello Date: 7/2/18