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For Immediate Release
October 19, 2018
For more information contact:
Detective Sergeant Shawn Skahan
(603) 223-8494

Shooting Incident and Arrest, Chesterfield, NH

Michael Connarn booking photo

Michael Connarn
(Photo Courtesy of
Cheshire County House of Corrections)

On Friday October 19, 2018 at approximately 0717 hours, troopers from the New Hampshire State Police – Troop C and officers from the Chesterfield Police Department, Hinsdale Police Department, and Cheshire County Sheriff's Department responded to a report of shots fired on Zinn Road in Chesterfield. Once on scene, it was determined that multiple shots had been fired at two different locations on Zinn Road following an encounter between two area residents. All of the involved parties were quickly identified and no one was injured as a result of the shooting.

Troopers arrested Michael Connarn, 41, of Chesterfield on 2 counts of attempted second degree murder, 2 counts of reckless conduct, and one count of criminal mischief. Mr. Connarn was taken into custody without incident and was held without bail. He is scheduled to be arraigned in Cheshire County Superior Court on Monday, October 22, 2018.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Shawn Skahan via Troop C dispatch at (603) 223-8494.

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