Police Respond to Hazmat Situation at Fort Ethan Allen Apartment

By Steven Brasley | sbrasley@nexstar.tv

Published 08/29 2016 06:02AM

Updated 08/29 2016 10:58AM

One person is in custody, after police responded to a hazardous material situation at an apartment building at Fort Ethan Allen Monday.

According to Colchester Police, Ethan Kvasnak, 28, of Colchester had a hazardous material in his apartment, and claimed the materials were "Molotov cocktails".

Colchester Police called in the Vermont State Police Bomb Squad for assistance.

Investigators say they found 12 glass containers filled with liquid and a wick in the top. 

Police say the apartment building was evacuated. No one was injured.

Kvasnak will be arraigned at Chittenden Superior Court on Monday to face the charges of possession of a destructive device, aggravated disorderly conduct, and unlawful mischief.  



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