Arrest Made in Shots Fired Incident

Investigation into the 01/08/11 shots fired at 110 Railroad St. leads to arrest of a suspect.

Jose A Morales DOB 04/18/1985 was placed under arrest at the Methuen Police Station after he was questioned by officers. Morales informed police that he is a Correction Officer With the Hillsborough Sheriff's Department in Manchester, NH.

Mr. Morales was charged with the following charges:
1) Assault by means of a dangerous weapon,
2) Armed assault with intent to murder,
3) Assault and battery,
4) Carrying a firearm without a license, and
5) discharging a firearm within 500 feet of a building.

All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty.