U.S. Marshal: Fugitive drug dealer arrested in Tilton
Hon Luu, 52, no fixed address, was arrested at 263 Laconia Road by Tilton police and deputies with the Merrimack County Sheriff';s Office.
His arrest was the result of a collaborative effort involving Concord, Laconia and Tilton, the sheriff';s office and the U.S. Marshal';s Fugitive Task Force.
Luu was arraigned in 6th Circuit Court, Concord District Division, Wednesday afternoon.
According to a news release issued by Deputy U.S. Marshal Jeffrey White, Luu is facing charges in Belknap County Superior Court and is awaiting trial on three counts of dealing prescription narcotics.
';We take drug-related offenses in Belknap County very seriously,'; said Belknap County Attorney Melissa Guldbrandsen. ';This arrest proved that Luu';s illicit activities extend beyond the borders of Belknap County, and as such I intend to hold him completely accountable for this conduct.';