2 suspects arrested in Enfield in connection with Vermont fatal shooting

BURLINGTON, Vt.  — Police say four suspects are facing charges in a fatal shooting in Vermont, and two of them were arrested in Enfield on Wednesday.

Burlington police say 23-year-old Benzell Hampton was shot and killed in an attack in a downtown neighborhood on Tuesday.

Thirty-two-year-old Lesine Woodson, of Orlando, Florida, was arrested shortly after the shooting. Thirty-six-year-old James Felix was shot in the exchange of gunfire and remains in the hospital.

Police say 18-year-old Brandon Sanders was located in a vehicle traveling north on Interstate 91 in Enfield on Wednesday, and 32-year-old Johnny Ford was located in a nearby motel.

Ford was taken into custody peacefully at about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday after a two-hour standoff. Crack cocaine, along with more than $17,000 in cash, was found in the motel room.
It could not be determined if the suspects have lawyers.

Brandon Sanders

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