6/14/2016 Home Invasion Arrest

RAYMOND, NH (June 14, 2016):  On January 19th, 2016 Raymond Officers responded to a reported home invasion on Chester Road (Route 102) see https://raymondnhpolice.com/?s=home+invasion .  The homeowner sustained injuries during the home invasion as two male suspects attacked him attempting to restrain him with duct tape.  The victim was able to fight off his attackers as they stole a number of small items before fleeing in his car.

Over the past five months Raymond Police Detectives have been working tirelessly following up on evidence, information and interviews.  Information revealed in the investigation suggests this was not a random act and the victim was targeted by the suspects.  On June 13th, 2016 Detective Sgt. Scott Payne arrested one:

Michael Whalen
122 Hovey Road

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Michael Whalen

Londonderry, NH
27 years old

Whalen was charged with the following felony crimes:

RobberyTheft of a Motor Vehicle
Burglary
Conspiracy to commit Burlgary
Theft
Attempt to commit Kidnapping
Second Degree Assault

Each felony crime carries a possibility of up to seven years imprisonment.  Whalen’s bail has been set at $2500 cash with an arraignment date of August 15th.

Raymond Police Detectives are continuing their investigation.  If you any information which may assist in the investigation contact the Raymond Police Department at 603.895.4747.

No other information is being released at this time.