Teen, 19, stabbed in Concord; man charged in Rochester choking
Teen, 19, stabbed; police seek attacker
CONCORD - A 19-year-old man was stabbed in White Park early Saturday morning, and police are asking for the public's help in finding his attacker.
Police were called to the area of Centre and Washington streets around 2:40 a.m. for a report of a stabbing and found the victim. He was taken to Concord Hospital for treatment of what police said was a non life-threatening injury.
State and city police officers searched the area but did not locate the attacker.
Anyone with information about this assault is asked to call police at 225-8600 or the a Concord Regional Crimeline at 226-3100.
Man charged in Rochester choking
ROCHESTER - A 56-year-old city man has been charged with second-degree assault after allegedly choking someone with his hands last week.
Albert Crement of 22 Lafayette St. was arrested Friday morning for an assault that allegedly occurred in the early morning hours of July 17 on Academy Street.
Bail was set at $2,500 personal recognizance, and Crement is scheduled to appear on Sept. 8 in 7th Circuit Court, Rochester District.
Three face drug charges after arrests
LONDONDERRY - Three people were arrested on drug charges during a sobriety checkpoint conducted by state and local police on Route 102 overnight Friday.
A total of 218 vehicles and operators were screened between 9 p.m. Friday and 3 a.m. Saturday, police said.
Arrested were: Courtney Jewett, 24, of Manchester, and George Theberg, 37, of Manchester, both for felony possession of a controlled drug; and Jose Valentin, 28, of Derry, misdemeanor possession of a controlled drug.
Also, Kaylei Judkins, 23, of Derry was arrested on warrants, and a minor was arrested for possession of alcohol.
Police also issued numerous warnings and cited one driver for a child restraint violation.
Police seek man in Walmart theft
HUDSON - Police are looking for a man wearing a green Boston Celtics visor who stole items from Wal-Mart on two separate occasions earlier this month.
According to police, the man stole merchandise from the store on July 11 and fled on foot into a wooded area nearby.
The store's asset protection officer later identified the suspect as the same man who had committed a theft at the store four days earlier and then fled in a white pickup truck.
The thief was described as white, wearing a green Celtics visor and tan khaki shorts. Anyone with information about his identity is asked to contact Master Patrol Officer Jason Downey, 886-6011.