Aug 14, 2016 10:22 AM
Manchester man charged with assault in Hooksett
HOOKSETT - A Manchester man has been arrested after police responded to a domestic disturbance at 70 Merrimack Street early this morning.
When officers arrived at the scene, a vehicle was leaving. The vehicle was stopped and the operator, Norman Therrien, 61, of Manchester, was arrested for DWI.
Hooksett police allege that, upon investigation, they discovered that Therrien allegedly struck his nephew in the head with a Dewalt flashlight after an argument. The nephew was transported to the hospital for treatment. His injuries were not life-threatening.
Therrien was also arrested for second degree assault and simple assault. He was released on $5,000 personal recognizance bail. He is scheduled to appear in court on Aug. 23.