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Troopers Respond to Report of Shots Fired
Columbia, NH – On May 12, 2022 at approximately 9:51 AM, troopers from the New Hampshire State Police Troop F barracks were dispatched to the report of a male who had discharged a handgun at two individuals on Meriden Hill in the Town of Columbia. Upon initial investigation, it was determined that a male, later identified as Aron Theriault, Age 25 of Columbia, NH, discharged a handgun at two individuals who were at a residence in Columbia doing construction. No individuals were struck by the gunfire and the male fled the scene.
Police were able to locate Mr. Theriault at a seasonal camp on Washburn Road in the Town of Columbia. Troopers were able to de-escalate the situation and took Mr. Theriault into custody without incident. He is being evaluated and treated at the Upper Connecticut Valley Regional Hospital.nbsp; Charges are expected.
The New Hampshire State Police Troop F barracks were assisted by NH Fish and Game, US Border Patrol and the Colebrook Police Department.