May 17, 2015 9:46 AM
Identical twins arrested in Laconia for failure to appear in court on drug charges
LACONIA - Identical twin sisters are under arrest for failing to appear in court on drug charges.
Police say they stopped Jillian Moulton on Union Avenue near Irwin Motors early Sunday morning and realized there was a warrant for her arrest from the Belknap County Sheriff's Office for failing to appear in court on a felony charge of possession of a controlled drug. Police also had a warrant for her identical twin, Janelle Moulton, from the Merrimack County Sheriff's Office for the same offense. After talking to Jillian Moulton, police went to their home at 416 Union Ave. and took Janelle Moulton into custody as well. Both women are 27 years old.
Jillian Moulton was held at the Belknap County Jail on $1,000 cash bail and Janelle Moulton was transported to the Merrimack County Jail by the Merrimack County Sheriff’s Department.