April 2013 VT Gun Incidents

4/4/13  Berlin  Armed robbery at Harry’s Pharmacy

4/6/13  Brattleboro  Man stopped for traffic violation. VSP found Ruger LC 9mm handgun,LugerTec 9mm handgun Centime Sporter 308 rifle, 159 rounds of ammo

4/12/13  Burlington  Monkton man charged w/bringing loaded semi-automatic gun into Burlington courthouse

4/13/13  Starksboro  4 arrested in drug bust. 11,000 cash, 40 bags of heroin, 1 kilo of marijuana, 1 Saiga semi-automatic, 12 Sign shotgun, 25 round drum

4/15/13 Essex Armed robbery at Simon’s Convenience Store

4/15/13 Warren Armed robbery at Mac’s Market

4/17/13 Essex Armed robbery at River Road Beverage

4/18/13 Rutland 37-year old male sentenced for trading gun for drugs. Gun later found in hands of man after being fatally shot by police

4/19/13  Readsboro  Man held for aggravated assault for pointing gun at 2 people in family argument

4/21/13  Middlebury  65-year-old man shot in thigh by two 17-19 yr old male suspects

4/21/13  Derby  Armed robbery at Four Season Motel

4/23 /13 Barnet 13-year-old boy petitioned to juvenile court for pointing loaded rifle at school bus carrying students

4/24/13  Springfield  Windsor County attorney spoke to Selectboard about Jersey City gangs coming to Springfield to buy guns or trade guns for cocaine or heroin. Five arrested in last month.

4/25/13  Williamstown  71-year-old suicidal male arrested after firing shots trying to draw fire from police

4/25/13 Barre Police called for 12-year-old boy showing pistol to his friends on Auditorium hill

4/27/13  Athens  22-calibur rifle taken in home burglary