Horse Fatally Shot With Arrow

Police investigate after woman found her horse dead Sunday morning in Barton, Vt.


A woman found her horse shot to death with an arrow on her pasture in Barton, Vermont, Sunday morning.

Sixty-four-year-old Patricia Russell called police around 10:15 a.m. after finding the animal.

Vermont State Police believe that the shooting took place between 10 p.m. Saturday and 7:30 a.m. Sunday.

Officials do not know whether the horse was shot intentionally.

Anyone with information is asked to call (802) 334-8881.

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