For Immediate Release
August 19, 2008
Assistant Attorney General Elizabeth J. Baker
New Hampshire Attorney General Kelly A. Ayotte announces the indictment of Cheryl A. Saltmarsh, age 43, of Boscawen, New Hampshire. Saltmarsh, who was formerly employed by the Penacook-Boscawen Water Precinct, is charged with Theft by Unauthorized Taking contrary to RSA 637:3, a class A felony. The indictment alleges that between on April 2006 and February 2008, pursuant to one scheme or course of conduct, Cheryl Saltmarsh purposely obtained or exercised unauthorized control over approximately $69,335.77, the property of the Penacook-Boscawen Water Precinct, with a purpose to deprive the Water Precinct of those funds.
An arraignment is scheduled for September 17, 2008, in the Merrimack County Superior Court. The maximum sentence of imprisonment for a class A felony is fifteen years.
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