Two arrested following Rutland shooting
RUTLAND, Vt. —
Rutland City Police detectives are investigating a shooting that took place Monday morning in the first block of Water Street.
On Monday around 5 a.m., Rutland City Police Officers received several calls about the shooting.
Once officers arrived on scene, they confirmed a shooting took place. They were quickly able to detain two people they believe fired the shots. Officers also located firearms on scene.
Detectives with the Bureau of Criminal Investigations also responded, to continue the investigation and collect and preserve physical evidence.
Initial investigation revealed the suspects committed an armed home invasion of a residence on Water Street. The residents then began shooting in a reckless manner, striking area structures.
There were minor injuries reported in this incident.
This incident is active and detectives continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding this incident.