A former Burlington chef and the owner of the Kid's Culinary Academy of Vermont is in the clear.
Kelly Dietrich faced animal cruelty charges after investigators found hungry and thirsty farm animals on his property in Highgate. They also found a dead horse with its throat slit.
Franklin County State's Attorney Jim Hughes dismissed the charges two weeks ago. And Dietrich will donate $500 to the humane society and cover about $3,000 in vet bills. Hughes says the judge would not be likely to impose a strict sentence and he wanted to prioritize more important cases with human victims.
Wednesday, June 19 2013 4:36 PM EDT2013-06-19 20:36:22 GMT
Burlington police are investigating a hit-and-run accident. Police say Monday at 4:10 p.m., a woman was walking in the crosswalk at College St. near the Waterman Building at UVM, when she was hit by anMore >>
Police are asking the public for help identifying the suspect in a hit-and-run accident on College Street in Burlington.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 10:03 AM EDT2013-06-19 14:03:21 GMT
A former Customs Agent will sell more more than 150 guns that were seized from his Brattleboro home during a 2011 raid. Special Agent Richard Bernholz pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court to filingMore >>
A former Customs Agent will sell more more than 150 guns that were seized from his Brattleboro home during a 2011 raid.More >>