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New Hampshire Man Charged With Indecent Exposure

Richard Chase Updated
Merrimack Police

Police in Merrimack, New Hampshire say they arrested a man who was walking around a parking lot completely naked.

Richard Chase, 52, of Merrimack was naked and knocking on a resident's door at the Residences at Daniel Webster Highway, according to police. Police say that when they arrived and found Chase naked in the parking lot, he attempted to punch an officer.

Chase's aggressive behavior continued, according to police, which resulted in officers deploying a Taser. Chase was taken into custody and charged with indecent exposure, attempted assault, and resisting arrest.

At the time of the incident, Chase was on parole for a past weapons charge. As a result, he was transported to Valley Street Jail.

He’s due in court on Dec. 13. It’s unclear if he has an attorney.

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