Police: Two Assaulted and Robbed in Rutland

By Joe Gullo

Published 08/26 2014 04:57PM

Updated 08/26 2014 04:59PM

RUTLAND, Vt. - Rutland Police responded to the area of Terrill Street and East Street for a reported assault and robbery Monday evening.

Police say the male and female victims were walking in the area of old Dana School when they were approached by a friend and two other people - Jeffrey Bussino, 24, and Jack Reed, 44, both of Rutland, Vt. Bussino and Reed are accused of assaulting and robbing the female victim. The male victim was prevented from assisting his girlfriend during the incident.

Bussino and Reed are being charged with two counts of assault and robbery. They were both lodged at the Marble Valley Correctional Facility.

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