Man faces felony drug possession charge after Wilson Street SWAT action

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MANCHESTER, NH – On Wednesday September 27, 2017 at approximately 5:50 AM, Manchester
Police SWAT executed a search warrant at 243 Wilson St., A3. Omar Peterson, 35, was taken into custody without incident. Peterson will be arraigned in the 9th Circuit District to answer the charge of possession of a controlled drug (felony).

Drug possession penalties under NH law depend on the type of drug, the amount, and the intent of the person in possession of a controlled drug. In New Hampshire, drugs are classified according to their addictive nature, with Schedule I being the most addictive.

No additional information about the details of this particular arrest was immediately available from Manchester Police.

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