Rutland man arrested for attempted murder


A Rutland man is in jail without bail, charged with the attempted murder of his girlfriend.

The Rutland Police say he’s Christopher Ferraro, 34.

Officials say he and his girlfriend got into an argument at her home on Hopkins Street early this morning. He’s accused of violating a restraining order in the process.

Ferraro is charged with holding a loaded flare gun to the woman’s head as she tried to leave. No one was hurt.

Besides attempted murder, Ferraro is also facing a long list of other charges, including some from an active arrest warrant in New Hampshire.

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