Autopsies have concluded a local couple found in their Post Road home on Thursday died in a murder-suicide, Attorney General Gordon J. MacDonald and top law enforcement officials said Friday.

Edward Lee Trezza is charged with a misdemeanor for allegedly having a dog that is a nuisance or a menace, after his pit bull named Cherokee bit a 13-year-old girl’s face, according to the police report filed in court.

MANCHESTER — An autopsy has determined that a man shot on the city’s West Side Monday died of a gunshot wound to the abdomen, the New Hampshire Attorney General’s office announced.

WOLFEBORO — The woman arrested for stealing a $1,300 laptop computer from a local businessman in an elaborate scheme has paid back the money and the theft charge has been placed on file without a finding on the condition of good behavior for one year.

ROCHESTER - Police have arrested a man after an overnight standoff near a shopping center, ending a manhunt that started Sunday afternoon.Christopher Thomas, 27, surrendered without incident around 10:20 a.m. Monday when SWAT team members located him in a wooded area behind Walmart on Route …

LANCASTER — Calling it an act that even poachers would abhor, the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department is offering a $1,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons who shot, killed and abandoned a moose in Stratford last month.