New HampshireDepartment of JusticeOffice of the Attorney General

News Release

For Immediate Release
November 1, 2019

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

John Kennedy, Assistant Attorney General

Scott Chase, Assistant Attorney General

Arrest in Suspicious Death in Antrim, New Hampshire

Concord, NH – Attorney General Gordon J. MacDonald, New Hampshire State Police Colonel Christopher J. Wagner, and Antrim Police Chief Scott R. Lester announce that an arrest has been made today in connection with an incident that occurred in Antrim, New Hampshire on Friday, November 1, 2019.

At approximately 3:00 a.m., on November 1, 2019, Antrim Police responded to a call for service on Gregg Lake Road in Antrim. Jason Beam, age 41, was found deceased in the home. An autopsy to determine the cause and manner of Mr. Beam's death is scheduled for Saturday, November 2, 2019.

A juvenile has been arrested in connection with the death of Jason Beam. Because the alleged perpetrator in this case is a juvenile, no other details will be available at this time.

Anyone who believes they may have information about the incident is asked to contact New Hampshire State Police Sergeant William Bright at (603) 628-8477.

New Hampshire Department of Justice
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Telephone: 603-271-3658