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Posted January 30. 2014 12:07PM

Newport man who crushed police cruisers with tractor violates conditions of release

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Roger Pion, 34, of Newport, Vt., is accused of using the pictured Case MX 255 farm tractor to flatten seven Orleans County, Vt. Sheriff's Department vehicles. The 255-horsepower tractor is one of the largest Case makes, according to a dealer. 

A Newport man accused of crushing seven police vehicles with an oversized tractor in August 2012 violated his conditions of release when Newport Probation and Parole conducted an unscheduled check on him, Vermont State Police stated Wednesday.