2 Vermont troopers, man shot in Leicester

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LEICESTER (AP) - Vermont authorities say one person has been arrested in connection with the shooting of two state troopers and a man in Leicester.

State police say a woman called 911 around 3 a.m. Sunday saying a man had been shot at her home on Lake Dunmore Road. The victim was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Troopers investigating the shooting were led to a suspect who lives on the same road. The suspect fired at the officers, and two sustained non-life threatening wounds.

The suspect was taken into custody around 6 a.m.

Authorities have not released any information about the suspect or victims. Further information is expected Sunday afternoon.


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