• Man to answer to gun, other charges
    Staff Report | February 24,2013
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    POWNAL — A local man is expected in court today to answer charges he pointed a gun at his neighbor.

    Christopher Shores Jr., 19, of Pownal, is scheduled to appear in Bennington criminal court to be arraigned on charges of simple assault, reckless endangerment and pointing a firearm at someone.

    According to police, Friday night, police responded to a residence on Route 7 and spoke with Mriduls Kumar, 25, who said recently there had been animosity between himself and Shores. Kumar told police Shores had pointed a gun at him while laughing, according to police.
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