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News Release

For Immediate Release
September 23, 2009

Assistant Attorney General Benjamin J. Agati
(603) 271-0101
Senior Assistant Attorney General Jeffery A. Strelzin
(603) 271-3671

Homicide Victim Identified

New Hampshire Attorney General Michael A. Delaney and New Hampshire State Police Colonel Frederick H. Booth report that the homicide victim discovered in Sharon, New Hampshire on Saturday, September 19, 2009, has been identified.

Early this afternoon, fingerprint analysis confirmed that the body found in the woods off of Route 123 in Sharon, New Hampshire was that of Eric Fitting, 33 years old, of Fall River, Massachusetts. The identification was made through the combined efforts of the New Hampshire State Police and the Massachusetts State Police.

The New Hampshire State Police continue to investigate Eric Fitting's whereabouts and activities in the weeks before his murder. Anyone with information concerning this homicide, or who had contact with Eric Fitting immediately prior to his death should call the New Hampshire State Police Headquarters at (603) 271-3636, or Sergeant Scott Gilbert of the New Hampshire State Police at (603) 271-2663.

New Hampshire Department of Justice | 33 Capitol Street | Concord, NH | 03301
Telephone: 603-271-3658