[Hpn] ARREST MADE IN STABBING DEATH OF HOMELESS MAN

William Charles Tinker wtinker@metrocast.net
Tue, 11 Oct 2005 21:34:22 -0400


www.boston.com/news/local/vermont/articles/2005/10/11/man_arrested_for_stabbing_homeless_man/

Man arrested for stabbing homeless man

October 11, 2005

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt.

Police on Tuesday arrested a man in connection with the stabbing death of a 
homeless man, police said.

Fifty-year-old Richard Abbott is charged with stabbing Brian Robert 
Ronnquist, 48, at a campsite behind the Hannaford's grocery store on 
Tuesday, WCAX-TV reported.

Police were called to the scene Tuesday afternoon.

They arrested Abbott on Shelburne Road after receiving a description of the 
alleged suspect from a witness.

 Copyright 2005 Associated Press.