Vermont State Police say a sheriff's deputy is facing charges for allegedly shooting at two men at a traffic light while off-duty.
The Caledonian-Record reports 49-year-old William Pine, of Brookfield, was to answer to charges of attempted assault Friday. It wasn't immediately known if Pine had a lawyer; an email was left for him.
State Police Detective Sgt. Mark Potter said in a press release that two men reported to the Orange County Sheriff's Department a pickup truck followed them closely Monday. It pulled up at an angle in front of their car at a traffic light in Williamstown, blocking them.
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Authorities say the men attempted to drive away toward Interstate 64 and heard two gunshots. One bullet blew out the rear window of their jeep; the other struck the rear bumper.
Officials determined the truck was Pine's.