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Man breaks window after being asked to leave shelter


MANCHESTER — A visitor who was asked to leave the Welcome Home shelter after he urinated in the common shower Wednesday turned combative, smashed a glass window with his hand and had to be held down by shelter staff and residents until authorities arrived, police said.

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Joshua Scott, 24, of 175 Conant St., likely will face charges for the estimated $500 damage he caused to the glass panel of the front door at the 286 Concord St. shelter, Lt. Maureen Tessier said.

The incident occurred about 10:55 a.m.
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He was taken from the scene by ambulance for evaluation.
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