November 2014 VT Gun Incidents

A selection of publicly reported Vermont gun-related incidents for the month of November 2014.

11/3/2014

Bolt action shotgun among items stolen from Salisbury home. http://vtstatepolice.blogspot.com/2014/11/vermont-state-police-press-release.html

11/5/2014 

Bennington Elementary School was placed under lockdown, and people in the Bank of Bennington were told to shelter in place while police responded to reports of a man with a gun on the Walloomsac River Trail. http://www.benningtonbanner.com/localnews/ci_26876680/report-man-gun-places-school-bank-under-lockdown?

11/12/2014

Colchester police officer arrested on drug and gun trafficking charges. http://www.wcax.com/story/27354790/veteran-colchester-officer-charged-with-taking-drugs-gun#.VGNThfsmhvI.gmail

Burlington police arrest a convicted felon after a search of his apartment unveils a firearm and drugs. http://bfpne.ws/1qCTmuK via @bfp_news

11/13/2014

Vermont State Police seize a firearm and 6 marijuana plants in Braintree when investigating a domestic assault. dlvr.it/7VtN44

Chelsea man charged with reckless endangerment, simple assault, and unlawful mischief after police were called to the Wagon Wheel Bar for a report of an altercation involving a firearm. Police say the man broke the window of a car and allegedly threatened two other men with the handgun before leaving the scene. Deerfield Valley News (Nov. 13)

11/18/2014

Two murdered by gun in Townshend.
http://www.rutlandherald.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20141117/THISJUSTIN/711179962

Eden man pulls gun on two people and leads police on high-speed chase. After finally stopping the man, police said they found a semiautomatic pistol on the floor and a shotgun in the front passenger seat as well as shotgun shells in the center console and a marijuana grinder on the floor. http://www.stowetoday.com/stowe_reporter/news/police_blotter/arrest-ends-wild-car-chase/article_c92adf42-757f-11e4-bd44-f35fc7b9594b.html

11/21/2014

Gun stolen from Drury Hill in Barre. http://tablet.olivesoftware.com/olive/Tablet/BarreTimesArgus/SharedArticle.aspx?href=BTA%2F2014%2F11%2F28&id=Ar01104

11/22/2014

Gun stolen from unlocked car in Barre. http://tablet.olivesoftware.com/olive/Tablet/BarreTimesArgus/SharedArticle.aspx?href=BTA%2F2014%2F11%2F27&id=Ar00502

11/25/2014

Man shoots self in leg while holstering handgun. http://www.burlingtonfreepress.com/story/news/local/2014/11/25/man-shoots-self-leg-burlington/70109330/?utm_medium=%5B%27twitter%27%5D&utm_source=%5B%27dlvr.it%27%5D


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