Police say they have captured an armed and dangerous suspect following a domestic disturbance on Monday night in Epping, New Hampshire.
Christopher Lemear, 25, had last been seen shortly before midnight wearing a black shirt with plaid pajama pants. Police were looking for him in connection with a domestic disturbance late Monday night on Old Nottingham Road where a gunshot was heard by a witness.
Lemear has a criminal history with convictions that include burglary and rape.
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The area of Old Nottingham Road near Grassy Lane was closed for several hours on Tuesday as police searched the area. Lemear was captured around 12:30 p.m.
Residents who live nearby said they felt uneasy about the search.
Epping resident Robert Baillargeon said his wife heard some unusual noises around the time police said a witness called 911 reporting a domestic dispute and shots fired.
"She thought she heard a copule of gunshots and it was about midnight," he said.
Northwood resident Marge Daggett said the situation was scary.
"It's more safety-wise at least for the children, that's all I care about is the kids," she said.