MT. HOLLY - Vermont State Police troopers are investigating a rash of residential burglaries which have been occurring in the Mt Holly area over the last several months.
A number of the burglaries were occurring during daytime hours and involved seasonal vacation homes which had been vacant for several days or weeks. Troopers added patrols in the area and aggressively pursued leads of victims and local residents.
Additional information was provided suggesting Kevin Scully, age 19, of Mt. Holly, had been involved in several of the burglaries and had a prescription drug habit.
Intelligence was collected at crime scenes leading to the ultimate arrest of Scully on March 4. He is currently being held at MVCC and is being charged in connection with 3 burglaries, one petit larceny, three unlawful mischiefs, two unlawful trespasses.
Additional charges are pending. Scully has been lodged at MVCC for lack of $10,000 bail.