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3 arrested with pipe, hatchet and knife after drug money fight

MANCHESTER, NH - On Marrch 17 at approximately 7:15 a.m., Manchester Police Officers responded to the area of 492 Pine St. for a report of several subjects involved in a fight with weapons. The following information is based on a police narrative of what happened next:Twardosky/MPD Upon arrival offi

MANCHESTERINKLINK.COM - 2018-03-17 21:03:05

Police: Suicidal man arrested with firearms

NEWINGTON - Town and state police and the Seacoast Emergency Response Team responded to the Walmart on Woodbury Avenue Saturday at 10:22 a.m. for a reported suicidal man with firearms. Newington police identified the suspect as Patrick Merosola, 56, of Hampton, and said he was wanted on an active ar

FOSTERS DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2018-03-17 23:46:14

Sex Offender With Gun And Crack Refuses To Surrender, Bit By K-9

MANCHESTER, NH - A local felon and sex offender, who was recently indicted on a failure to report charge in Hillsborough County Superior Court, is in more trouble after a report of suspicious activity ended with him getting bitten by a New Hampshire State Police K-9 unit, according to police. Brando

PATCH - 2018-03-17 12:42:42

Hotel guest arrested after housekeeper stabbed with scissors, police say

Police say guest appeared to be suffering from mental delusion Updated: 6:01 PM EDT Mar 17, 2018 A housekeeper at a Portsmouth hotel is expected to be OK after police said she was stabbed several times with scissors. A guest at the Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside has been arrested in the stabbing.

WMTW - 2018-03-17 22:01:00

Kittery, Maine, police log: Feb. 28 to March 13

Feb. 28 7:47 a.m.: Officer removed a needle found on State Road. 10:16 p.m.: Investigated a report of a dog bite on Fernald Road. 10:47 a.m.: Services rendered for a stray dog on Chauncey Creek Road. 3:00 p.m.: Responded to a two-car accident on Route 1. 5:23 p.m.: Responded to a 911 call reporting

SEACOAST ONLINE - 2018-03-17 21:25:28

Man found guilty of ordering death of Manchester man

A man accused of ordering the killing of a Manchester man was found guilty Thursday of second-degree murder. Paulson Papillon, 28, was convicted of second-degree murder in connection with the 2015 shooting death of Michael Pittman. A jury found him not guilty of first-degree murder. Prosecutors sai

WMUR.COM - 2018-03-16 21:07:00

Chimney fire forces evacuation at Homestead Restaurant in Merrimack

Merrimack firefighters ascend a ladder to access the chimney of the Homestead Restaurant. Photo/Jeffrey Hastings MERRIMACK, NH - Merrimack Fire and Rescue responded to the Homestead restaurant on DW Highway in Merrimack at approximately noonon March 17. The restaurant was being evacuated of customer

MANCHESTERINKLINK.COM - 2018-03-17 18:25:19

Local group purchases Smuttynose Brewing Company

HAMPTON A local group was selected as a buyer for Smuttynose Brewing Company, a brewery spokeswoman said Friday, a week after The Provident Bank bought back the company in a foreclosure auction. Smuttynose spokeswoman Barbara MacLeod said the selected buyer "promises to grow Smuttynose brand" in a T

SEACOAST ONLINE - 2018-03-16 15:34:59

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Portsmouth man dies of apparent overdose

PORTSMOUTH A city resident died from an apparent drug overdose Wednesday night after life-saving efforts by firefighters were unsuccessful, said police and fire officials. Emergency responders were called by family members to Elwyn Park at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday for a report that a 38-year-old ma


Rochester Police: Facebook argument leads to tire iron assault

ROCHESTER - Rochester Police say a local woman allegedly assaulted another woman with a tire iron and her fists early Wednesday morning over a post and argument on Facebook. Jenna St. Pierre, 30, of Harvard Street, allegedly drove over to the other woman's River Street house around 3:13 a.m. Wednesd


Broken brake light leads to drug arrests

HAVERHILL - Two men who were stopped by state troopers on Winter Street for a defective brake light were found to be in possession of 88 grams of marijuana as well as 42 vials of high potency THC oil, police said. THC is the active ingredient in marijuana. When questioned, the men said they were pla


Part of I-495 on Tewksbury/Andover Line Shut Down Due to Serious Multi-Car Crash

Massachusetts State Police said late Wednesday night the southbound lanes of I-495 were shut down at I-93 near the Tewksbury/Andover line. (Published 34 minutes ago) Massachusetts State Police responded to a serious crash involving multiple vehicles on Interstate 495 near the Tewksbury/Andover line


Judge mulls sentence in deadly Methuen hit-and-run

SALEM, Mass. - The tearful, grief stricken mother of an 11-year-old girl who died in a hit-and-run accident spoke harshly to the man charged with striking her in Salem Superior Court on Thursday. "I am never going to forgive you for what you did. Never," said Jacqueline Diaz, the mother of Jaydee So


Is collapse of Toys R Us a warning for small toy stores, or an opportunity?

You couldn’t blame Steve Levy, owner of Toy City in Keene, if he felt a tinge of vindication about the news that Toys R Us is going bankrupt, because the chain helped drive him out of Concord decades ago. But he said Thursday that he’s more sorry than happy. “I feel bad for the 33,000-plus people wh