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News Release

For Immediate Release
February 3, 2010

Senior Assistant Attorney General Janice K. Rundles
James Vara, Attorney
(603) 271-3671

Officer-involved shooting incident in Keene, New Hampshire

New Hampshire Attorney General Michael A. Delaney announces that the autopsy has been completed on the person who was shot and killed last night by a police officer in Keene, New Hampshire.

The State's Chief Medical Examiner, Dr. Thomas A. Andrew, has determined that Charles E. Turcotte (age 39) of Keene died as a result of a single gunshot wound to the head. The manner of death is homicide.

The circumstances surround the incident and Mr. Turcotte's death are still under investigation.

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