• Brookline man charged for ‘zapping’ his neighbor
    April 27,2013
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    BROOKLINE — A Brookline man was arrested for violating a no trespass order and causing harm to an abutting landowner.

    According to Vermont State Police Trooper Kurt Wagenbach, Kerry Bourne, 51, attached a metal wire to his electric horse fence, ran it through the woods onto his neighbor’s property, and “zapped” the abutting landowner.

    The neighbor was not injured by the electrified wire that ran from Bourne’s electric horse fence to within 15 feet of his neighbor’s home. Bourne was charged with simple assault and trespassing and will be arraigned June 4 at criminal court in Brattleboro.
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN This Just In
    Good morning - you may have noticed an update to the ePaper for the Rutland Herald. Full Story
    Police investigate

    couple shot dead

    NEWBURY — Police in Newbury investigating a... Full Story
    ANDOVER — A Bellows Falls woman is expected to be arraigned next month after police accused her... Full Story
    More Articles
  •