Burlington, VT -- The U.S. Marshals
Service Vermont Violent Offender Task Force (VVOTF) has arrested a fugitive
who was wanted for violating the terms of her probation.
Nicole Bigelow, 22, of Franklin County, was arrested on the afternoon of
August 6, 2014 in Georgia, Vermont when confronted by Deputy U.S. Marshals
and members of the Vermont Violent Offender Task Force. Bigelow was wanted
by the State of Vermont for violating the terms of her probation, which
stemmed from a conviction for possession of heroin. Bigelow has been on the
run since June 10, 2014.
During the course of the investigation, Deputy U.S. Marshals gathered
information on Bigelow’s possible whereabouts. In the afternoon hours of
August 6, 2014 Deputy U.S. Marshals located and arrested Bigelow after she
was found hiding under a bed.
Bigelow was scheduled for court on August 6, 2014 in Burlington at the
Chittenden Criminal Court. Bigelow’s arrest warrant was a hold without bail
The arrest was a result of a culmination of investigative efforts by the
U.S. Marshals Service District of Vermont, the U.S. Marshals VVOTF, and the
Vermont State Police.
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