New HampshireDepartment of JusticeOffice of the Attorney General

News Release

For Immediate Release
May 16, 2022

Michael S. Garrity, Director of Communications | (603) 931-9375

Jeffery A. Strelzin, Associate Attorney General | (603) 271-3671

Bethany J. Durand, Attorney | (603) 271-3671

Identity of Victim of Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting Incident in New Boston, New Hampshire

Concord, NH – Attorney General John M. Formella and New Hampshire State Police Colonel Nathan Noyes announce additional information concerning the fatal officer-involved shooting that took place in New Boston, New Hampshire.

At approximately 11:30 p.m. on Friday, May 13, 2022, there was a fatal officer-involved shooting incident on an access road to the New Boston Space Force Station located off of 317 Chestnut Hill Road in New Boston, New Hampshire. An adult male was killed during that incident, which involved a New Boston police officer and a Contracted Security Member.

The deceased has now been identified as Michael Foley (age 33), of Massachusetts.

The exact circumstances surrounding this incident remain actively under investigation. No further information will be released until after the involved officer and Contracted Security Member's formal interviews.

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