Burlington, VT - The U.S. Marshals
Service Vermont Violent Offender Task Force (VVOTF) arrested a Vermont
fugitive who was wanted for Assault and Robbery and Aggravated Assault
stemming from a September, 2012 Armed Robbery of a Burlington convenient
Sarah Feeney, 30, of Connecticut and Vermont was arrested on Tuesday, May
14, 2013 in Westbrook, Connecticut when located by Deputy U.S. Marshals. An
arrest warrant was issued for Feeney in April, 2013 after information was
developed that linked Feeney and her partner, Susan Braig to a convenient
store robbery in Burlington in September, 2012. During the Robbery a firearm
and knife were brandished and an undisclosed amount of cash was taken. A
physical altercation ensued between Braig and the clerk that continued
outside of the store as Briag was attempting to flee. Feeney, who was
waiting outside the store, threatened the clerk with a knife, at which time
the two fled.
Susan Braig was arrested in April, 2013 in Connecticut and linked to a bank
robbery in Hardwick, Vermont as well as several bank robberies in
Connecticut. Braig is currently incarcerated in York Correctional Facility
in Niantic, Connecticut.
An arrest warrant was issued for Feeney’s arrest in early April, 2013 as her
whereabouts were unknown. Feeney was arraigned on May 14, 2013 as a fugitive
from justice in Connecticut and held on a lack of $50,000 bail.
Feeney’s arrest was a result of a culmination of investigative efforts by
the U.S. Marshals VVOTF and the U.S. Marshals Service, District of
Connecticut and the Burlington Police Department.
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