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Vt. man accused of using 14-year-old in burglaries

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NEWPORT, Vt. (AP) - A Vermont man accused of using a 14-year-old boy to help him commit four burglaries in South Barton is being held on $100,000 bail.

The Caledonian-Record reports 36-year-old Daniel Greenwood of Orleans is accused of threatening to cut off the boy's fingers if he didn't help and shooting him if he told anyone.

Greenwood has pleaded not guilty to two counts of burglary and other charges.

The burglaries took place between Aug. 10 and 17. Greenwood is accused of either breaking into or using the teen to break into several homes and a schoolhouse.

Greenwood also faces drug charges in Massachusetts.

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