Leicester, VT – Vermont State Police are still looking for the person they say shot two people in Leicester on Sunday, killing one man and critically wounding another.
Police say one or more suspects may have left the scene on VT 7 in a black Nissan sedan. Troopers say both people shot were targeted and there is no threat to the public.
According to social media posts, several area schools were closed Monday “out of an abundance of caution.”
The identities of the victims have not been released, pending further investigation and notification of relatives. The injured man is at University of Vermont Medical Center in critical but stable condition.
An autopsy is planned for the man who was killed.
The Middlebury Police and the Brandon Police are assisting the investigation, and VSP’s Crime Scene Search Team was on the scene Monday.
This story has been updated to reflect new information released by Vermont State Police