BELMONT — A shooting at the Belknap Mall parking lot drew a swift response from Belmont Police Department on Friday, resulting in one individual taken into custody.
Authorities were summoned to the scene outside JO Ann Fabrics following reports of gunfire.
Belmont Police swiftly apprehended the person involved, ensuring no further threat to public safety.
In the wake of the incident, Belmont Police are reaching out to the community for assistance.
Witnesses or anyone with relevant information are encouraged to come forward.
The department has specifically requested that individuals contact Det. Sgt. Raechel Moulton at 603-267-8350 to aid in the ongoing investigation.
The Belmont Police expressed gratitude to the Laconia Police Department, New Hampshire State Police, and Belknap County Sheriff’s Office for their prompt assistance during the incident.
The collaborative effort between the agencies ensured a quick resolution to the dangerous situation.
The investigation is ongoing, and further details will be released as they become available.