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Inmate accused of trying to bribe corrections officer to get drugs

BRENTWOOD — An inmate has been indicted on a bribery charge alleging that he offered to pay a corrections officer at the Rockingham County jail $250 to deliver drugs to him. Dennis Small, 46, was indicted this month on one count of bribery in official and political matters for the alleged incident o


New Hampshire man charged with possession of drugs during traffic stop

NORTH HAMPTON, N.H. — A New Hampshire man has been charged with possession of a controlled drug during a traffic stop on I-95 in North Hampton, New Hampshire. Trooper Brian Gacek says during the traffic stop Gacek found a quantity of suspected heroin, a 9-year-old female, and three other occupants i


Man charged with assault and kidnapping sent to prison

HAVERHILL — A Haverhill man who in 2017 was charged with stabbing another man and keeping the victim's wife and children in a closet against their will in his Forest Acres apartment, pleaded guilty to a host of charges during a hearing in Salem Superior Court.


New Hampshire Senate passes bill to protect businesses from sales taxes

New Hampshire's Senate has unanimously passed a bill that prohibits other states from demanding that online retailers in the Granite State collect sales taxes. The bill was the result of a U.S. Supreme Court ruling last year that said states can require online retailers to collect sales tax on purch


A Salem marijuana dispensary says it ran out of flower. The state commission says that’s not true

The state’s head cannabis regulator wants to set the record straight — a Salem marijuana dispensary that closed for recreational sales this week is not out of marijuana flower, as it claimed. The store simply recorded its inventory incorrectly.


‘Cupid of Chaos’ may be prosecuted in New Hampshire first

ALFRED – York County District Attorney Kathryn Slattery said both Maine and New Hampshire are willing to extradite Michael Middleton, the man charged in New Hampshire with bigamy and who faces a number of charges in Maine.


ICE detainee caught with handcuff key may get years in NH prison for it

DOVER – A detainee is facing seven years in prison for allegedly being in possession of a handcuff key while in custody. Rigoberto Villalona Contreras, 36, is charged with delivery of prohibited articles when officials discovered the handcuff key on him during a routine booking search Nov. 30 at the


Dover Police Dept. arrest log - Feb. 10-16

DOVER — The Dover Police Department released the following arrest log for February 10-16, 2019:. Male juvenile, 15, of Dover, was charged with simple assault. No other information.


NH State Police Trooper Stops 20 Vehicles Covered In Snow, Ice

CONCORD (CBS) – Since 2002, New Hampshire drivers have been legally required to clear snow and ice from their vehicles before taking to the roads. It’s called Jessica’s Law, named for Jessica Smith, who was killed when ice from a tractor-trailer hit a box truck, which then slammed into her car.


Intruder arrested after fleeing from one West Side basement to another

MANCHESTER, NH – Manchester Police responded to a burglary in progress call on Feb. 20 at 4:10 p.m. on the city’s West Side. Officer Benjamin Foster, along with his K-9 Moose and several other officers responded to the 100 block of Bremer Street after the homeowner observed a strange man inside of h


Hooksett woman charged with DUI

HOOKSETT -- A Hooksett woman is facing drunk-driving charges following her arrest Tuesday night. According to police, an officer saw a vehicle commit several line violations on Hooksett Road around 10:23 p.m. After pulling the vehicle over, the officer said the driver showed "signs of being under th


Ex-manager adds top execs as defendants in suit over corporate environment at Planet Fitness

BRENTWOOD -- A former Planet Fitness manager who filed suit over allegations of a “debaucherous” office environment at corporate headquarters is now naming company CEO Christopher Rondeau and other top executives as defendants, accusing them of “aiding and abetting” discriminatory practices and reta


Ex-tow company owner gets at least 2 years in prison for witness tampering in son's drug case

BRENTWOOD -- The former owner of Tim and Joni’s Towing in Epping will spend two to four years in state prison for witness tampering in a case against his son, who was sentenced to up to 40 years in prison last year for running a drug trafficking ring.


Allegedly Drunk Woman Drove From Mass. To NH With Airbags Deployed After Crash

MERRIMACK, N.H. (CBS) – Police arrested a woman they say drove from Massachusetts to New Hampshire with her airbags deployed following a crash. The woman is now charged with drunk driving.


Asian restaurant coming to Derry late March

DERRY - A new Vietnamese and Thai food restaurant is coming to Derry in late March. Co-owner Hanh Nguyen said the restaurant is investing more than $50,000 in renovating the former Heritage Restaurant location at 91 West Broadway.


Salem Pot Shop Temporarily Unable To Sell Recreational Marijuana

SALEM (CBS) – A Salem pot shop is currently unable to sell recreational marijuana due to an inventory issue. Alternative Therapies Group said in a statement that inventory data has become corrupt in the state’s seed-to-sale-tracking system known as METRC.


NH Man Charged With Arson After Setting Bus On Fire

(Brandon Middaugh Credit: Nashua, NH Police) NASHUA, New Hampshire (WBZ NewsRadio) — A Nashua, NH man has been charged with arson after setting a bus on fire next to his home.


Dover Aroma Joe's drive-thru flasher alleged to be Farmington man with kids in the truck

DOVER – A Farmington man who is alleged to have exposed himself while ordering coffee at Aroma Joe’s could get years in prison if convicted. Police officials say Adam Upson, 25, had two children under the age of four in the pickup truck with him at the time of the incident. He was indicted by a gran


Defense wants Derry man charged in double fatal released on bail

BRENTWOOD - Lawyers for a Derry man charged in a wrong-way crash that killed a retired police sergeant and his wife argue he should be released from jail because he’s not a danger or flight risk and needs better medical care for the injuries he suffered than what he’s getting in jail.


One-car Manchester crash seriously injures two

MANCHESTER — State police were investigating a one-car crash on Interstate 93 southbound in Manchester around the rush hour that caused serious injuries. The accident just after 4:30 p.m. occurred when the driver lost control of the vehicle, which went over a guardrail and flipped onto its roof in t