Vermont State Police Investigating Homicide

According to Vermont State Police, the suspect and victim involved in the shooting had previous disputes.

Vermont State Police
Vermont State Police

Vermont State Police are investigating a homicide in the town of Brownington.

Around 10:19 a.m. Monday, police were called to the scene of a shooting at 3003 Pepin Road. One victim, later identified as 53-year-old Rick Vreeland of Brownington, was determined to be deceased on the property.

Through the course of the investigation, a suspect was identified and taken into custody. The suspect was transported to a local hospital for the treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

According to police, the suspect and victim were known to each other and had disputes in the past.

The shooting remains under investigation.  

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