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For Immediate Release
July 25, 2016
For more information contact:
Trooper Anthony Pratt
(603) 603-223-4381

Vehicle Pursuit, Interstate 93

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On July 25, 2016, at approximately 2205 hours, Bow Police Department attempted to stop a 2016 Dodge Ram Pickup for a speed violation. The vehicle failed to stop and Bow Police began to pursue it. The vehicle crashed on Hall Street, but continued onto Interstate 93 northbound at Exit 12. Bow Police Department requested the assistance of the New Hampshire State Police and Troopers from Troop D responded to the area. It was further reported that the Dodge Pickup was driving erratically and was having lane control issues.

Trooper Anthony Pratt of Troop D was able to catch up to the Pickup by Exit 18 northbound and took primary from Bow Police Department. The Pickup continued to operate at erratic speeds and was all over the roadway. Believing the operator was impaired; Trooper Pratt along with additional Trooper continued to pursue the vehicle as it exited the interstate at Exit 19. Troopers from Troop D were able to successfully deploy stop sticks disabling the Pickup's tires. The Pickup got back on Interstate 93 at Exit 19 southbound and exited the interstate at Exit 18 and made a left turn on West Road. The Pick-Up went off the roadway where it became stuck.

The driver was identified as, Gary Kenneson, 34, Belmont, NH.

Kenneson was taken into custody without incident. He was the only occupant in the Pickup. Kenneson was charged with Aggravated DWI, Reckless Conduct, and Disobeying a Police Officer.

Kenneson was held at the Merrimack County Jail on $15,000 cash bail pending an arraignment.

Anyone who witnessed or may have information regarding the vehicle pursuit is urged to contact Trooper Anthony Pratt at 603-223-4381.

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