BENNINGTON, VT. – Tuesday evening around 8:30 p.m. a shooting occurred in the lobby of the Bennington Police Department.
Crime tape blocked off the entrance of the police station while police processed the scene.
Officials say one person was shot and had to be flown to a hospital in Albany last night, no offices have been wounded. The status of the person's condition is not available at this time.
Vermont state police are handling this investigation. The Bennington County State's attorney has been notified and is working closely with detectives.
At this time, authorities are not releasing the names of the parties and officer involved in this incident.
The shooting remains and active investigation, the cause of the incident is unknown.