Exeter Police arrest woman for Arson and Reckless Conduct
Exeter Police Chief Richard Kane, Exeter Fire Chief Brian Comeau, and New Hampshire State Fire Marshal J. William Degnan announce that an arrest has been made in connection with the fire that occurred on August 15, 2014 at a home on 9 Alder Street in the Town of Exeter.
As a result of the joint investigation, by State fire marshal investigators, Exeter Fire Investigators and detectives from Exeter Police, The Exeter Police Department arrested:
Shari Brown, age 52
No Known Address
on a warrant and charged her with one Felony count of Arson and a one Felony count of Reckless Conduct for intentionally setting the blaze. Both charges are Class B felonies. Brown is the owner of the mobile home located at 9 Alder Street.
Brown was arraigned on September 5th at the 10th Circuit District division and bail was set at $5000.00 Cash bail. She is currently being held at the Rockingham County Jail with a pending hearing on Monday September 8th. Bail conditions are that she is to have no contact with any of the witnesses in this case.
The Exeter Police Department has taken a step further to help keep harmful, unused medications out of the hands of children as well as out of the environment. Open Source Research shows that every day 2,500 kids abuse prescription drugs for the first time. Seventy percent of people who abuse prescription pain relievers say they got them from friends or relatives.
Chief Richard Kane
Exeter Police Department
The Town of Exeter Police, Fire and Emergency Management to utilize the CodeRed Emergency Notification system.
The Town of Exeter has contracted with Emergency Communications Network to license its CodeRED high-speed notification solution. The CodeRED system provides Exeter public safety officials with the ability to quickly deliver messages to targeted areas or the entire town.
On April 29 2013, the Exeter Communication Center will send out an emergency all call test message. This message will only reach home and business phones that are part of the 911 database.
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