Royalton VT Vermont State Police arrested Dean Stearns for additional offenses related to his arrest in November of 2017. Following the original charges of voyeurism and possession of child pornography, State Police executed a search warrant at Stearns’ residence who at the time was the principal of South Royalton High School.
After a lengthy analysis of devices seized during the warrant, Stearns is being charged with twenty-nine counts of Voyeurism and five counts of Possession of Child Pornography. These charges are separate from the original charges brought in November of 2017. The latest charges include offenses that occurred from 2016 to 2017 against five victims under the age of eighteen. Stearns was arraigned on Monday at Windsor County Court on the new charges.