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A man is in custody in a drug-related shooting in Burlington

November 12, 2018

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A man is in custody in a drug-related shooting in Burlington, Vermont.

City police say 30-year-old Ross Hanvey and the victim got into an argument over drugs that turned violent early Saturday.

The victim, whose name was not released, was recovering at the hospital from a gunshot wound to the torso.

Police say Hanvey is a convicted felon who has more than a dozen misdemeanor convictions.

He was being held at the Chittenden regional Correction Facility. It was not immediately known if he is being represented by an attorney.

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