On Aug. 5, the Vermont State Police received a call regarding a report of sexual assault which occurred over a long period of time, from 1993 to 2007, in several locations throughout Addison County.
After a thorough investigation by detectives with the Vermont State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigations Special Investigations Unit, Jess Taylor, 43, of Whiting, was arrested for alleged aggravated sexual assault. The female victims in this case are currently 21 and 26 years old.
Taylor was arrested and processed at the New Haven Barracks. He was arraigned on Wednesday, Sept. 28 in Addison County Court and subsequently held without bail at Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility.
No other information is available at this time. The identity of the victims are being withheld per policy, due to the sensitivity of the incident.