WARDSBORO - At approximately 4:45 p.m. yesterday afternoon, Vermont State Police Troopers from the Westminster Barracks were dispatched to 682 Gilfeather Rd. in Wardsboro for a reported shooting.
Upon arrival at the house, troopers found a 42 year-old male dead outside the residence.
The victim in this incident is identified as Kirby Staib of Wardsboro. The shooter in this incident is Kevin Parker, 57, also of Wardsboro.
The VSP Crime Scene Search Team is continuing to analyze the scene on Gilfeather Road. The victim has been brought to the office of the chief medical examiner for autopsy.
The circumstances surrounding the shooting in this case are still under investigation.
The Vermont State Police Major Crime Unit along with Troop D BCI detectives continue to investigate this incident. More information will be released as soon as possible.