Police arrest Vermont man accused of firing shots during fight

Published: Sep. 19, 2022 at 10:49 PM EDT
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DERBY LINE, Vt. (WCAX) - Police arrested a man who they say fired shots during a fight in Derby Line.

Vermont State Police say Sunday just before 3 p.m. they responded to a home on Main Street.

Police say Tucker Jacobs, 25, of Derby Line, got into an argument with a family member and allegedly brandished a firearm, threatened to kill the person, fired the gun outside, and ran away.

Police say there’s no evidence he shot at someone.

Jacobs also faces charges in several pending cases

Police later found Jacobs at a bar in Derby and arrested him for criminal threatening. They say he was armed with two loaded handguns and was drinking, both violations of his conditions of release.