Sexual Assault Arrest in Thompson

This article was published on: 03/15/16 4:36 PM by Mike Minarsky

Thompson, CT (March 15, 2016): Connecticut State Police Detectives from Eastern District Major Crime (EDMC) made an arrest in a sexual assault reported to Troop D-Danielson in 2015.

On October Vancelette19, 2015 detectives from EDMC received a Department of Children and Families (DCF) referral reporting a sexual assault that had occurred in Thompson.

It was reported that a 16 year old female and an 18 year old female were sexually assaulted by a 27 year old male.

Through the course of this extensive investigation, detectives identified the suspect as Joshua Vancelette. Detectives worked collaboratively with DCF and the Windham County State’s Attorney Office.

On March 14, 2016 at approximately 9:30 a.m. Vancelette was taken into custody and transported to Troop D-Danielson where he was processed and held on bond pending his court date.



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