Police: Man Breaks into Police Station

By Joe Gullo

Published 09/19 2014 01:41PM

Updated 09/19 2014 06:19PM

SHELBURNE, Vt. - Shelburne Police say a man thinking he was breaking into a school, broke into the police station Thursday night. The incident happened just before midnight.

John Dettor, 59, of Washington, D.C., was located and arrested for unlawful mischief. Dettor told police that he wanted a warm place to stay.

Police say Dettor used a traffic cone to break the glass to get into the police station.

He was lodged at the Chittenden Correctional Center.  

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