1/18/17 Overdose Accident

RAYMOND, NH (January 18, 2017): Raymond Police and Ambulance responded to a motor vehicle accident.

On January 15, 2017 at about 1:36 PM officers responded to a motor vehicle accident on Route 27 in the area of Prescott Road. Upon arrival Officers noticed that one of the involved drivers, later identified as:

Richard Mitchell
38 YOA
Raymond, NH

was displaying signs and symptoms consistent with an overdose.

Raymond Ambulance transported Mitchell to the Exeter Hospital.  Mitchell was subsequently charged with Driving Under the Influence of Drugs and Reckless Conduct. He is scheduled to appear at the Candia Circuit Court on February 6, 2017 for arraignment.

In an effort to preserve lives and reduce overdose related deaths all officers of the Raymond Police Department are trained and certified in the administering of Narcan. Each officer carries it with them while on patrol.