This Week in History

10 years ago:
Wilmington Police solved two two-year-old burglaries thanks to a DNA match.  In the process of breaking into one of several homes in the area, the burglar cut himself on broken glass.  A sample was processed for DNA and the results were entered into a national law enforcement database.  When a match was found, Wilmington police confronted the burglar, a Newport man, with the evidence.  He confessed to both of the burglaries.  


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Wilmington, VT 05363

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