Police: Man stabbed during Bennington break-in

A man is in the hospital with stab wounds after police were told they weren’t needed at a Bennington home.
Published: May. 31, 2022 at 10:22 PM EDT|Updated: Jun. 1, 2022 at 5:50 AM EDT
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BENNINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - Bennington Police say a man was hospitalized with stab wounds after a reported break-in Tuesday.

It happened just before 2 p.m. at a home on Burgess Road in Bennington. Police were called after two men were reportedly trying to break-in. When officers arrived, the men were gone and the people inside told police they weren’t needed.

Officers stayed and discovered someone inside had been stabbed. One man was taken to the hospital with stab wounds to his arm. The injuries aren’t life-threatening.

The names of people involved or potential charges have not been released.

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