Sep 26, 2016 2:34 PM
Police: Merrimack man acting disorderly resists arrest
MERRIMACK — A Merrimack man involved in a physical altercation, while causing a disturbance resisted arrest, police said.
Paul Turner, 28, was intoxicated, unreasonably loud, and conducting himself in a disorderly manner according to police.
Officers discovered that Turner had threatened to break a third party's property, and had been calling and text messaging her in a harassing manner.
Turner resisted arrest by pulling his arms away from officers, pushing an officer, and refusing to allow them to handcuff him, police said.
He refused the services of a bail commissioner and chose to be held at the Hillsborough County Department of Corrections until his arraignment on Monday.
Turner was charged with two counts of disorderly conduct, two counts of harassment simple assault, one count of criminal threatening, and one count of resisting arrest.