Police arrest 2 Hartford men related to Vermont capturing, suspected shooter at huge

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NEWPORT, Vt. – Police in Newport, Vermont are seeking the third suspect and alleged shooter on a Monday morning capturing.

based on officers, Newport police answered to the Waterfront Plaza for a document of a capturing. Officers observed a male sufferer on the scene who had suffered a gunshot wound to his leg. The sufferer become recognized as Donta plant life Sr., 44 of Hartford, and turned into transported to the university of Vermont medical center in stable circumstance.

Police determined that the shooting occurred within the back seat of a white sedan after an argument between the victim and yet another grownup. anyway the victim, three other people had been in the motor vehicle and believed to be involved – 23-year-ancient suspects Wilfredo Cerpa and Michael Alamo. Cerpa turned into in the driver’s seat while Alamo become in the passenger seat on the time of the capturing and fled the scene.

each Cerpa and Alamo were apprehended Monday morning.

Police are actively looking for the third suspect and alleged shooter – 26-year-ancient Jaquan Flintroy of Hartford.


Cerpa turned into held on $50,000 bail and Alamo changed into held on $25,000 bail. each were arraigned Tuesday afternoon.

The investigation is ongoing.