Police Reports

NH teenager fatally shot by cops

A teenager was fatally shot by police inside a Gilford, NH home after allegedly threatening others with a knife.

The incident took place at a home on Varney Point Road at around 10 p.m. on Sunday. Today authorities identified the deceased as 17-year-old Mischa Fay.

One officer discharged a stun gun and another officer fired his weapon while responding to the scene. The autopsy has determined that Fay died of a single gunshot wound to the chest.

Police say they are still investigating this incident. The names of the officers involved in the shooting are being withheld until they are interviewed. Republished from Newport Dispatch

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  1. I support police but lets see how the taser works before putting bullets into people whenever possible. A knife allows for this. A perp with a gun doesn’t. Would love to see the body cam