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Suspect Arrested in Halloween Sexual Assault

A Vermont man has been arrested for sexually assaulting a female victim in the early hours of October 31.

A Vermont man has been arrested for sexually assaulting a female victim in the early hours of October 31.

The Chittenden Unit for Special Investigations arrested 31-year-old Peter Handy of Burlington on November 2. He is being held at the Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility for lack of a $25,000 bail.

Handy has past convictions of Unlawful Trespass, Domestic Assault, and Careless and Negligent Operation.

The investigation is ongoing. The police request that anyone with information about this assault to contact Detective Morgan Lawton at 802-652-6803.
 

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