Police Seek ‘Person of Interest’ in Vermont Theater Assault

Vermont Movie Theatre Suspect

Police in Vermont are searching for a person of interest who they say may have been responsible for assaulting a man early Sunday morning outside a Burlington theater.

Authorities said officers responded to the Flynn Theater at about 2:30 a.m., where an unconscious and unresponsive man had been assaulted outside. The victim was transported to the University of Vermont Medical Center where his condition is unknown.

Around the same time, video surveillance captured a man leaving the theater.

That man is described as being in his early to mid-20s with light colored, mid-length curly hair, approximately 6’ tall, with a slim build and no facial hair.

Anyone with information related to the incident or knows the man's identity is asked to contact Burlington Police at 802-540-2268.

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