Police arrested a man in Vergennes, Vermont after a call was placed of an unwanted person at a residence on Saturday morning.
Officers contacted Robert McFev, age 53, of Burlington, Vermont at the apartment of a former girlfriend where he previously lived.
An officer found the victim severely injured from an assault by McFev while in the presence of her juvenile son. The officer deployed a taser to prevent McFev from continuing to injure the victim.
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The female was transported to the UVM Health Center in Burlington for treatment of her injuries. She is listed as serious but stable condition.
McFev is charged with first degree of aggravated domestic assault, offense in the presence of a child and burglary. McFev was lodged at the Chittenden County Correctional Center with no bail. He will be arraigned at the Addison County Superior Court on Tuesday, May 28th.