May 2014 Vermont Gun Incidents

A collection of publicly reported gun related incidents in Vermont during May 2014.

5/8/2104
West Burke man fired a bullet into a Lyndonville apartment building where his estranged wife is living. 
http://caledonianrecord.com/main.asp?Search=1&ArticleID=111408&SectionID=1&SubSectionID=145&S=1 (subscription required)

5/11/2014
Montpelier man charged with assault after punching a woman and threatening to shoot her with a 20-gauge shotgun. http://www.timesargus.com/article/20140512/THISJUSTIN/705129936

5/12/14
Ferrisburgh man stopped for expired car registration and arrested after police discovered marijuana and loaded handgun in the car. http://www.gmoutlook.com/news/2014/may/12/police-arrest-man-marijuana-loaded-handgun/

5/15/2104
Burlington police arrest 4 in a drug raid. Cocaine, cash and a loaded firearm were seized.
http://www.wcax.com/story/25525483/4-arrested-in-burlington-drug-investigation#.U3UZPKoOAhk.gmail

5/17/2014
9-mm handgun found on lawn of private residence near the South Royalton School; gun's owner was identified as an Upper Valley resident, who reported not knowing why the gun was found there. Police are storing the gun while the matter is investigated. 
Valley News print edition, May 17, 2014, A1

5/19/2014
Bennington man charged with felony aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for brandishing a shot while 2 men were attempting to repossess his houseguest's car.
http://www.rutlandherald.com/article/20140521/THISJUSTIN/140529982

5/20/2014
Castleton man is charged with shooting his daughter's boyfriend and burying the body in a pile of manure. The man told police the boyfriend was physically abusing his daughter and verbally abusing the family. 
http://www.wptz.com/news/vermont-new-york/burlington/update-man-charged-with-shooting-daughters-boyfriend/26103054

5/24/2014
10-year-old Cabot boy dies of abdominal wound in apparent accidental shooting.
http://www.burlingtonfreepress.com/story/news/local/vermont/2014/05/25/cabot-vermont-boy-fatally-shot/9564889/

5/25/2014
Duxbury homeowners find stray bullet lodged in the wall of their home. It was determined a rifle round penetrated multiple walls before stopping inside the home.
http://www.wptz.com/news/vermont-new-york/burlington/homeowners-say-bullet-hit-their-house/26165966?

5/28/2014
Police arrest four people in Burlington drug raid. Heroin, cash and 2 handguns were seized.
http://www.wptz.com/news/vermont-new-york/burlington/4-arrested-in-heroin-investigation/26200096 

5/29/2014
Vermont man arrested for threatening another driver with a gun in Lebanon, NH road rage incident.
http://www.unionleader.com/article/20140529/NEWS03/140528937&sou


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