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Vt police: Would-be burglar dies during break-in

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BURKE, Vt. -

Police say a would-be burglar died after he was injured climbing through the window of a house.

Wednesday night, police got a call about a man found dead on the kitchen floor of an unoccupied house in Burke.

Police say Duwayne Masure, 73, of Sutton, smashed the glass out of a back window of the home while attempting to burglarize it. But while he climbed through the smashed window, he was severely cut by the glass and died.

The investigation is ongoing.

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