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Nov 3, 2015 5:15 PM

Laconia police arrest suspect in last week's four-hour SWAT situation


LACONIA - Manchester police have arrested Robert Audette, the man suspected to have threatened another man last week, causing the SWAT team to respond.

READ: Police: Threat with shotgun lead to Laconia SWAT situation

Police issued a warrant for Audette after SWAT teams surrounded 20 Jewett St. last Tuesday from a report of a man making threats with a weapon.

The SWAT team was on the scene for nearly four hours.

The residence was evacuated but Audette had left the scene when officers entered the building.

Laconia police tweeted that Audette had been arrested Tuesday evening.

Neighbors told NH1 News that Audette had been staying in the building, but was not a resident.


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