Police & Fire

Man in stolen truck evades state police for 80 miles, sparks brush fires with flat tires

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 Carol Robidoux 0

Christopher O’Dwyer, 42, of Salem, was arrested on Oct. 11 after State Police made several attempts to stop him as he evaded police for more than 80 miles on I-93 between Londonderry and Enfield in a stolen truck. Even after his truck was disabled by spike strips, O’Dwyer allegedly refused to stop, and the metal-on-roadway sparking also led to several small brush fires, police said. READ MORE