Amherst Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Fast News for March 1

    Thursday Mar 1 | via Frontpage The Cabinet Press, Inc. 

    Animal cruelty - The trial of Joseph Driscoll, a Brookline man charged with animal cruelty, has been continued until April 12. He was charged with a class A misdemeanour after an incident in the parking lot of the State Line Convenience Store on Route 13 on Nov. 24. A witness told police he twisted the dog's chain collar, causing the animal to yelp when the dog would not get into his vehicle. Another witness said Driscoll punched the dog, named Slater, in the ribs two or three times, and when he confronted Driscoll he told the witness to Police arrested Driscoll in December and they said the dog was chained outside in 20-degree temperatures during a snowstorm, wearing a prong collar.


    Related Topix: Brookline, NH, Amherst, NH, Milford, NH

  • Youngest son of 2014 Amherst murder victim indicted ...

    Wednesday Feb 28 | via Nashua Telegraph 

    David Trombly, the 32-year-old Amherst resident whose older brother, John, shot and killed their mother, Elizabeth, and then himself in a 2014 murder-suicide that stunned the town, has been indicted on charges accusing him of attempting to burn down CONCORD - A new task force is being created to make sure New Hampshire schools stay safe in the wake of the ... NASHUA - With any luck, every once in a while, people will look at the work they do and think, "Oh, this is ... NASHUA - Assault charges accusing 23-year-old Paul Williams of beating a man so severely that he "is now unable ...


    Related Topix: Amherst, NH, Nashua, NH

  • Former Stratham attorney shot, killed by officers in...

    Feb 8, 2018 | via 

    A 59-year-old former attorney from Stratham wanted in New Hampshire on charges of sexual assault of a minor was shot and killed Tuesday night by county and federal authorities in Florida, according to the St. John's County Sheriff's Office.


    Related Topix: Stratham, NH, Amherst, NH