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For Immediate Release
Deember 8, 2018
For more information contact:
Sgt. Shawn M. Skahan
603 223-8494

Shooting Incident - Newport, NH

Newport Police and New Hampshire State Police are investigating a shooting incident in Newport, New Hampshire earlier this afternoon. At approximately 2:20 pm, an incident occurred on Oak Street in Newport involving two vehicles. Shortly thereafter, an individual was shot. That individual was flown to Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center for treatment, which is ongoing. Newport Police and New Hampshire State Police are currently investigating this event. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Sgt. Shawn Skahan of New Hampshire State Police Troop C @ (603) 223-8494 or Newport Police Dispatch at (603) 863-3232. No further information is anticipated this evening.

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