BRATTLEBORO — Police shot and killed a person of interest who was being sought in connection with the suspicious death of a missing Massachusetts woman found dead in Vermont.
State and Brattleboro police say he was shot during an attempt to speak with him at about 7:45 p.m.
The person of interest was being sought by the authorities as part of the ongoing investigation into the disappearance and death of 23-year-old Mary Anderson of Harvard, Massachusetts.
Anderson, whose body was found early Tuesday morning inside her pickup truck parked on Elliot Street in Brattleboro, had been missing since the weekend.
She was last seen at about 10:30 p.m. Saturday in Hudson, New Hampshire.
Earlier Tuesday, the Elliot Street scene and the truck were processed by the Vermont State Police Crime Scene Search Team.
Police say they will continue to share additional information it becomes available.