March 2014 VT Gun Incidents

3/3/2014Vermont State Police arrest 2 men and a teen during a routine traffic stop in West Rutland. The suspects were transporting heroin, cocaine and a firearm. http://www.wptz.com/news/vermont-new-york/burlington/vermont-state-police-arrest-three-on-charges-of-transporting-illegal-drugs/24769720

3/10/201423-year old Derby man charged with physically assaulting woman while driving her to a destination; the next night said to have fired shots at or around woman's father's home. http://newportdispatch.com/derby-man-pleads-not-guilty-to-domestic-and-aggravated-assault-charges/

 

3/15/2014: 28-year old Killington man charged with two counts of aggravated assault and one charge of using a firearm in the commission of a crime in the shooting a 25-year old man and 25-year-old woman. http://www.rutlandherald.com/article/20140316/THISJUSTIN/140319951/0/OPINION

3/19/201444-year old Rutland man charged with felony of assault and robbery, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and aggravated assault with a weapon after threatening to shoot a 32-year-old man with what turned out to be a BB gun. http://www.rutlandherald.com/article/20140319/THISJUSTIN/703199914

3/20/2014Man armed with a handgun robbed a Williston computer game store, taking more than $300. http://www.wcax.com/story/25020364/williston-video-game-store-robbed

3/21/2014: 48-year-old Lunenburg man charged with targeted a laser-pointed 45-caliber handgun at his family including his daughter and son-in-law and their small child. http://www.CaledonianRecord.com

3/21/2014: 23-year-old Burlington, Vermont man among 3 arrested in Queensbury, NY (near VT border) when 500 bags of heroin and a loaded, .40 caliber semi-automatic handgun were discovered in their car during a traffic stop. Police believe the drugs were headed to Vermont. http://poststar.com/news/blotter/three-face-drug-weapon-charges-after-queensbury-traffic-stop/article_fdc5833e-b0df-11e3-ad6f-001a4bcf887a.html

3/24/2014: 21-year-old Newport man and 18-year-old Coventry man arrested in string of burglaries; among the recovered items was a handgun. http://www.wptz.com/news/vermont-new-york/burlington/2-arrested-following-home-burglaries/25134890

3/25/2014Police are searching for a man who displayed a handgun at a fight outside the Burlington Town Center Mall on Church St. around 5 pm. http://www.wcax.com/story/25065898/burlington-police-report-armed-assault-at-vt-mall

3/27/2014Richmond police are investigating an armed robbery of a convenience store in the town. http://www.wcax.com/story/25077804/armed-robber-hits-richmond-quick-stop

3/28/2014Vermont fugitive located hiding out in MA; police discovered three loaded handguns, a stun gun, two bulletproof vests, four bags of cocaine, two jars of liquid PCP, a large bag of marijuana and about $4,700 cash, according to authorities. http://www.masslive.com/news/index.ssf/2014/03/local_state_and_federal_cops_n.html

3/29/2014Drug bust at The White River Inn & Suites nets heroin,cocaine, 7-10000 cash and hand guns. http://www.wptz.com/news/vermont-new-york/burlington/police-make-drug-bust-at-hotel/25231212

3/30/2014The driver’s side window of a tractor-trailer was shot out on Vermont Route 22A in Bridport early Sunday morning, police said. http://www.wptz.com/news/vermont-new-york/burlington/tractortrailer-window-shot-out-police-say/25234242#ixzz2xUw6mivl

 

 


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