RIPTON – On Oct. 16, a Vermont State Police trooper responded to a theft complaint at a parking location just off Goshen Road in Ripton.
Lindsey Hescock, 39, Middlebury, reported that the passenger side rear window had been broken and a purse with contents had been stolen.
An investigation at the scene revealed that the vehicle had been vandalized and the purse had been stolen between 1:19 and 1:45 p.m.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact VSP Trooper Joshua Gurwicz of the Vermont State Police at 802-388-4919.
Information can also be submitted anonymously online at www.vtips.info or text CRIMES (274637) to the keyword VTIPS.