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Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018

Police: 87-Year-Old Woman Shot Outside Her Home Dies

Police: 87-Year-Old Woman Shot Outside Her Home Dies

Vermont State Police say an 87-year-old woman who was hit by what appeared to be a bullet outside her Tunbridge home has died at the hospital. Edith Whitney, who was hospitalized on Saturday night and underwent...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Police: Woman Called 911 About Husband Before Death

Police: Woman Called 911 About Husband Before Death

A Vermont woman called 911 to say her husband was pointing a gun at her while he was drinking before she was found dead, state police said.

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018

Stained-Glass Window Vandalized at Vermont Church

Stained-Glass Window Vandalized at Vermont Church

Police in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom are looking for tips that can help them catch a church vandal. Someone hurled an empty malt liquor bottle through a stained-glass window at St.

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018

Police: Man Shot Dead Behind School Was Armed With BB Gun

Police: Man Shot Dead Behind School Was Armed With BB Gun

The suspected robber threatened officers with a realistic-looking handgun-style BB gun, police said Wednesday

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017

2 Vt. Troopers Suspended After Empty Building Burns

2 Vt. Troopers Suspended After Empty Building Burns

Vermont State Police have suspended a second trooper as they investigate the circumstances of a fire that destroyed an unoccupied building on the property of another trooper.

Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017

State's Attorney: State Troopers Justified in Fatal Shooting

State's Attorney: State Troopers Justified in Fatal Shooting

A Vermont state's attorney has ruled state troopers were justified in fatally shooting a standoff suspect last fall.

Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017

Police: Possible Ricin Exposure at Retirement Community

Police: Possible Ricin Exposure at Retirement Community

Vermont State Police say they and the FBI are investigating possible exposure to the deadly toxin ricin at a retirement housing community in the town of Shelburne.

Monday, Nov 6, 2017

Man Accused of Stabbing Woman, Trying to Stab 3-Year-Old

Man Accused of Stabbing Woman, Trying to Stab 3-Year-Old

A Vermont judge ordered a sanity evaluation for a teenager accused of stabbing a woman in the chest, and attempting to attack the woman’s 3-year-old child.

Thursday, Sep 21, 2017

Leaf-Peepers Warned of Property Crime Risk

Leaf-Peepers Warned of Property Crime Risk

Vermont State Police want visitors to the state to take basic precautions to guard against theft

Thursday, Aug 10, 2017

Man Suspected in Grandfather, Mom's Deaths Involved in Crash

Man Suspected in Grandfather, Mom's Deaths Involved in Crash

A man at the center of an ongoing investigation into the mysterious deaths of his mother and grandfather was involved in a crash with a tractor trailer in Vermont, according to state police.