Woodbury man charged with attempted murder

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WOODBURY — A 38-year-old man is facing charges following an incident in Woodbury on Saturday.

Authorities say they were notified of shots fired at a home on Dog Pond Road at around 10:10 p.m.

An initial investigation revealed that Andrew Brown, 35, of Lyndonville, went to the home to pick up a household member who had been threatened with a gun by Brian McAndrew, of Woodbury, earlier in the day.

Police say Brown was shot by McAndrew when he walked up to the front door of the residence.

McAndrew was subdued by a witness until police arrived.

Police say Brown was transported to Central Vermont Medical Center and then transferred to UVM Medical Center with serious injuries.

No one else on the scene sustained any injuries.

McAndrew was transported to the State Police barracks in Berlin for processing.

Police say McAndrew is being charged with attempted 2nd-degree murder as well as 1st-degree aggravated domestic assault.

He was lodged at the Northeast Regional Correctional Facility in St. Johnsbury and is scheduled to appear in court today.

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