Teen arrested in Wallingford assault

— A 19-year-old male has been arrested relating to Aug. 11 incident on Nash Drive in Wallingford.

At approximately 7:30 p.m., Vermont State Police troopers arrived on the scene and found that a verbal altercation had escalated into gun shots being fired through a rear door window at a residence on 333 Nash Dr. No one was injured in the shooting.

Detectives with the Vermont State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation were dispatched to investigate further.

During the investigation, detectives learned that the altercation had occurred between a Brittany Davis, 25, and Brennan Potter, 19, both of Wallingford.

Potter and Davis are married. During the argument, Davis telephoned her father, Rodney Davis, for assistance. Upon the arrival of Davis’ father, the argument escalated and ended when Potter fired an undetermined amount of rounds from a Ruger SR9 .9mm semi-automatic pistol. The rounds were fired through a rear-door window at the couple’s residence. No one was injured in the shooting and the rounds were not directed at anyone involved.

Potter was apprehended at the scene without incident.

The Ruger pistol was recovered from the scene. Through the course of the investigation, the three individuals were interviewed.

As a result of the investigation, Potter was arrested for aggravated assault, in violation of T13 VSA 1024, and lodged at the Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility for a lack of $25,000 bail. He was scheduled to appear Aug. 12in Rutland Superior Criminal Division Court.

No further information is available at press time The Rutland County States Attorney’s Office will be prosecuting the case.

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