Real-time N.H. traffic updates

Apr 6, 2016 11:50 AM

Police: Salem man threatened to shoot Liberty Utility employees, tried to elbow officer

NH1.com

A Salem man is accused of going to the Liberty Utilities offices, threatening to shoot its employees, and trying to elbow a police officer in the head.

Employees at the office said Eric Wermers, 59 of Salem, tried to get in the locked building before making the threats. When the Salem police arrived, they said he was already gone but they had enough information to identify him.

When the police showed up at Wermers's business, they said he tried to elbow an officer in the face and head.

He was arrested and charged with three counts of criminal threatening with deadly weapon, simple assault, and resisting arrest or detention.

Wermers refused bail and was scheduled for arraignment on Wednesday.

--  Dealing with the Disease of Addiction? Click here for help --

--

»Comments

Concord, NH
Broken Clouds 15°
5am 12°
6am 11°
7am
8am 11°

 

N.H. DollarSaver

Wednesday March 22, 2017

 

NH1 on Facebook

Download NH1 App

NH1 on Twitter

Check out NH1 News Rail Polls on LockerDome on LockerDome