Vermont man who fled following domestic assault now in police custody

Authorities had asked the public not to approach Nicholas Hale if they spot him, saying he might be armed

Vermont State Police

Vermont State Police say they have arrested a man who fled following a domestic assault 10 days ago in Swanton.

Around 12:30 p.m. on June 23, state police said they responded to a report of a domestic assault in the area of Elm Street in Swanton. The suspect was identified as Nicholas Hale, 26, of St. Albans. He fled from law enforcement on foot.



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Police had asked people not to approach him and to instead call state police because he might be armed.

Hale was taken into custody in St. Albans on Tuesday without incident. He is being held at Northwestern Correctional Center on $13,000 bail.

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