Burlington, VT - The U.S. Marshals Service Vermont
Violent Offender Task Force (VVOTF) arrested a Vermont fugitive who was
wanted for a Parole Violation.
Joshua Brissette, 29, formerly of Winooski, Vermont was arrested in Grand
Isle, Vermont on Friday, June 27, 2014 when located by the Chittenden County
Sheriff's Department, the Grand Isle Sheriff's Department and the U.S.
Marshal’s Service. Brissette, who is being supervised by the Vermont
Department of Corrections and is on Parole, violated the terms of his Parole
in mid-May, 2014. Brissette has an extensive criminal history and has been
arrested in the past for numerous offenses, to include Burglary, Domestic
Assault, Resisting Arrest, DUI, Contempt, False Pretenses and Careless and
Negligent Operation. After violating the terms of his parole, Brissette fled
into hiding and his whereabouts were unknown of State Officials.
On June 27, 2014 investigators developed information leading them to Grand
Isle Vermont. Brissette was taken into custody when located hiding inside a
Brissette’s arrest was a result of a culmination of investigative efforts by
the U.S. Marshals VVOTF, the Chittenden County Sheriff's Department and the
Grand Isle Sheriff's Department.
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