New HampshireDepartment of JusticeOffice of the Attorney General

News Release

For Immediate Release
June 4, 2024

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

Peter Hinckley, Senior Assistant Attorney General | (603) 657-4904

Brian Greklek-McKeon, Assistant Attorney General | (603) 271-3671

Thomas Humphrey Sentenced for Second-Degree Murder of Linda Tufts

Concord, NH – New Hampshire Attorney General John M. Formella, New Hampshire State Police Colonel Mark Hall, and Goffstown Police Chief Eric Sereno announce that Thomas Humphrey was sentenced today for his Second-Degree Murder of Linda Tufts. He was also sentenced on one class A felony count of Arson. Mr. Humphrey pled guilty to both charges on June 4, 2024, in Hillsborough County Superior Court-Northern District.

Mr. Humphrey was given a sentence of 40 years to life on the second-degree murder conviction, and a consecutive suspended sentence of 5 to 10 years on the arson conviction.

New Hampshire Department of Justice
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