All Sections
Welcome guest, you have 2 views left. | Register | Sign In

Rochester man facing attempted murder charge

DOVER &#-; A Rochester man was indicted recently for allegedly attempting to kill a woman in May.

Jeffrey Hance, 24, of 12 Academy St., has been charged with attempted first-degree murder and second-degree assault for allegedly using his hands to strangle a woman on May 10 in Rochester “with a purpose of causing the death of another.”A grand jury handed up the indictments Aug. 14. Hance is scheduled to be arraigned in Superior Court Aug. 28 at 9 a.m.

Attempted murder is a felony that could yield a maximum sentence of life in prison and a $4,000 fine, while second-degree assault is a Class B felony that could result in 3½ to 7 years in prison and a $4,000


Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook Follow our RSS feed
Union Leader app for Apple iPad or Android *
Click to download from Apple Apps StoreClick to download from Android Marketplace
* e-Edition subscription required

More Crime

NH Angle - Crime