BREAKING NEWS

Children found in bedroom with more than 100 needles strew across the area, cops say

machester
Source: MEGA; Manchester police

Feb. 15 2022, Published 11:30 a.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to Email

Two children were found in a bedroom with 100 needles scattered throughout the area, police said.

Now, a man faces various charges in connection to the incident.

Article continues below advertisement

Around 5 a.m. on Feb. 10, police in Manchester, New Hampshire, responded to a home for a child needing medical attention.

When officers arrived, nobody answered the door, according to Manchester police. But officers could hear a child inside and forced their way into the home.

Article continues below advertisement

Inside, cops saw two children on the bed with Raymond Punturieri. Investigators determined Punturieri made the 911 calls, but he was incoherent and couldn’t give police any information.

Officers found more than 100 needles in the bedroom, many of them were uncapped, according to Manchester police. The needles were scattered on the nightstand, the floor and the bed near where the children were lying.

Article continues below advertisement

The children were taken to a hospital after the incident.

Investigators said Punturieri was also involved in a domestic incident that same night.

Puturieri was charged with two counts of reckless conduct with a deadly weapon, two counts of endangering the welfare of a child, simple assault, criminal threatening and resisting arrest.

He is being held in jail without bail.

machester
Source: MEGA; Manchester police
Advertisement
More Stories

© Copyright 2022 Empire Media Group, Inc. Front Page Detectives is a registered trademark. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.