Man pets dog. Dog’s owner complains. Dog-petter pulls out gun and fires 11 times. Police arrest shooter. Dog owner dies.
Evan Labonte was texting a former girlfriend hours before he shot another man and then himself.
Evan Labonte was texting a former girlfriend hours before he shot another man and then himself.Read more
Black rubber marks are the only visible sign of a Bellows Falls ‘funeral parade’ that involved illegal, dangerous behavior while police appeared to take no action.Read more
Chris Louras shot and killed his cousin Nicholas shortly before dying in a shootout with Rutland City Police.Read more
Two people are dead and another was injured after a man shot a husband and wife in Newport and then shot himself to death, police say. Three young children were at home when the shooting happened.Read more
A violent death came calling for Steven Martin, 38, of Burlington Sunday night.Read more
The shootings were unrelated - a domestic dispute that left a woman shot in the chest, and a man who accidently shot himself in the leg. The domestic shooter was arrested, and (as yet) no one has died from either shooting.Read more
Every police officer involved in the fatal shooting of a citizen has been cleared by the VT Attorney General. Is the problem too much use of deadly force - or too little mental health treatment for those who eventually became victims?Read more
Rashad Nashid was sentenced to 12.5 years for a shooting that resulted in a woman bystander being shot in the chest outside of Nectar’s, a popular Burlington nightspot in 2018. A year earlier Nashid was charged in connection with the fentanyl overdose death of a Burlington woman.Read more