Devin T. Scott, 24, of Goffstown, NH
On 10/26/18 at around 4:30pm Brattleboro police responded to the Hotel Pharmacy at 20 Elliot Street for a report of a man who claimed to have a bomb and a gun and was demanding drugs. Police arrived about three minutes later and established a perimeter around the building. The first officer on scene had been on a walking foot beat in the downtown area.
After about 7 minutes on scene, based on statements and actions of the suspect, police determined there was imminent risk of further action by the suspect and made entry into the building. The suspect was taken into custody and identified as Devin T. Scott (Age 24).
No firearm or explosive device was located on Scott’s person. As part of this investigation police executed a search of Scott’s room at a nearby substance abuse treatment facility and additional evidence was seized. No explosive devices were located. The investigation into this incident is ongoing.
Scott was ordered held on $5000 bail and will be arraigned on 10/29/18.