New HampshireDepartment of JusticeOffice of the Attorney General

News Release

For Immediate Release
May 7, 2019

Contact:
Kate Spiner, Director of Communications
kate.spiner@doj.nh.gov | 603-573-6103


Benjamin A. Agati, Senior Assistant Attorney General
benjamin.agati@doj.nh.gov | (603) 419-0124

Update on the Investigation into a Suspicious Death in Newport, New Hampshire

Concord, NH – Attorney General Gordon J. MacDonald, New Hampshire State Police Colonel Christopher J. Wagner, and Newport Police Chief James C. Burroughs announce that the investigation is ongoing into a suspicious death in Newport, New Hampshire.

At this time, it appears that all involved parties have been identified and there is no threat to the public stemming from this incident.

We expect additional information will be released following the autopsy scheduled for Wednesday, May 8, 2019.

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