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Chief Anthony J. Facos
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 24, 2018
Individual jumped or fell from the Hubbard Park Tower
On Friday August 24, 2018, at approximately 2:59 PM, the Montpelier Police Department received a report that person had just jumped or fallen from the Hubbard Park Tower (a 52’ high stone observation tower located in Hubbard Park) in Montpelier, VT. Upon arrival, MPD officers approached the victim who was found sitting-upright with his legs crossed, with signs of injuries. He did not respond to the officers’ or the Montpelier Fire Department medics’ questions. There were several witnesses on scene who had heard the “thump” of the body landing, but none of the witnesses on scene saw him either jump or fall.
The twenty year old male patient was transported by the MFD to the Central Vermont Medical Center.