June 2015 Gun-Related Incidents

A selection of publicly reported, gun-related incidents in Vermont. 

6/3/2015 Theft of a handgun and a rifle from a Route 7 home. http://www.addisonindependent.com/201506middlebury-police-log-cops-investigate-magic-wok-restaurant-burglary

6/7/2015 Man accidentally shoots himself during camping trip. Injuries not life threatening. http://www.masslive.com/news/index.ssf/2015/06/man_shoots_himself_in_leg_in_v.html

6/8/2015 Windsor woman shot to death in suspected domestic violence incident. http://www.wcax.com/story/29263173/police-windsor-woman-shot-multiple-times-by-suspect

6/19/2015 CT man arrested with guns purchased in VT with intention to sell the weapons for drugs. http://foxct.com/2015/06/19/bridgeport-police-arrest-monroe-man-they-say-was-attempting-to-sell-weapons-to-drug-dealers/

6/19/2015 Dispute over property in Mt. Holly results in threats being made with a loaded gun. http://www.rutlandherald.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20150619/NEWS01/706199899

6/22/2015 Bristol man points loaded firearm at family member. http://www.addisonindependent.com/201506vermont-state-police-log-erratic-driving-draws-dui-charge

6/24/2015 2014 Vermont Domestic Violence Fatality Review Commission report issued, noting the majority of homicides in VT were domestic-violence related; report notes that guns accounted for 71 of 125 domestic violence killings over the past 20 years in VT. http://vtdigger.org/2015/06/24/report-domestic-violence-led-to-most-of-vermonts-homicides-in-2014/

6/25/2015 Armed robbery of Rotary Mart in Shelburne. http://www.burlingtonfreepress.com/story/news/local/2015/06/28/police-arrest-two-seek-another-armed-robbery/29425347/

6/27/2015 A dozen people were arrested as part of a drug ring in Bennington. Seven alleged conspirators were charged with possessing and using guns while trafficking drugs. http://www.rutlandherald.com/article/20150627/NEWS02/706279907


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