• Police: Trooper shoots Vt. burglary suspect
    The Associated Press | April 30,2012
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    CAMBRIDGE - Vermont State Police say a trooper shot a suspect in a home burglary after a police pursuit. The suspect died on the way to the hospital.

    Police say they were on the lookout for a suspect and the suspect's vehicle, that had been involved in a burglary at a residence in Johnson on Monday when the vehicle was spotted in Cambridge.

    Troopers found the vehicle - a black Volkswagen Jetta, with Florida plates but it was unoccupied.

    Police say they were setting up a perimeter and deployed a search dogs when a trooper found the suspect. Vermont State Police say the trooper discharged his weapon, injuring the suspect.

    The suspect died on the way to the hospital.
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