After a lengthy criminal investigation into matters relating to Rutland City Police Sgt. David Schauwecker, age, 49, the Vermont State Police have issued a criminal citation to Schauwecker.
The officer is charged with one count of False Report to Enforcement Authorities, and one count of Neglect of duty by Public Officer.
Schauwecker will be arraigned in Rutland District Court on March 24, at 1 p.m., to answer to the charges.
This case is being prosecuted by the Vermont Attorney General's office. All further press inquiries should be directed to the Vermont Attorney General's Office.