AP-NH--New Hampshire News Digest 6 pm, NH
New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Wednesday, June 13, 2018.
Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in New Hampshire. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the northern New England desk at 603-224-3327.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking news and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.
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GREAT DANES SEIZED
OSSIPEE, N.H. — A woman found guilty of housing dozens of filthy and sick Great Danes in her New Hampshire mansion is expected back in court to learn her sentence. By Stephanie Morales. SENT: 130 words. Developing from 1 p.m. hearing.
FAKE MODEL REP-CHILD PORN
CONCORD, N.H. — A New Hampshire man who posed online as a modeling agency representative to get sexually explicit photos of young girls has been sentenced to 25 years in federal prison. Matthew Felton, of Somersworth, pleaded guilty in January to child pornography charges. Court documents say he used social media accounts to convince three girls ranging from 12 to 14 years old that he would help them secure modeling contracts if they sent the suggestive photos. By Stephanie Morales. UPCOMING: 350 words by 6 p.m.
POLICE OFFICERS INVESTIGATED
NEWPORT, N.H. — A former New Hampshire police officer accused of performing an illegal search and falsifying his report has turned down a plea offer from the state. SENT: 225 words.
BEST BUSINESSES-PARTY: An event in New Hampshire is gathering the best restaurants, wineries, distilleries and local producers from the Granite State under one roof.
INFANT DEATH: Vermont State Police say the January death of an 11-month-old Ludlow boy has been ruled a homicide.
DOGNAPPING-ARREST: Police in Massachusetts say a man suspected of stealing a dog and other crimes barricaded himself inside a home and was surrounded by a SWAT team.
FATAL MOTORCYCLE CRASH: Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash that left one man dead in New Hampshire.
POLICE CHIEF-MANCHESTER: New Hampshire’s largest city is getting a new police chief.
RESTAURANT FIRE: Firefighters are battling a large fire at a restaurant on Main Street in Salem, New Hampshire, that’s collapsed the building and shut down several roads.
CAR IN MARSH: A car has crashed into a utility pole and landed in a marsh in New Hampshire.
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