Criminal Law

Man Pleads Not Guilty to Beating a Man to Death in a Walmart Parking Lot

A man pleaded not guilty Monday to second-degree murder in the beating death of a 79-year-old man in the parking lot of a Walmart in southeastern New Hampshire.

Brian Roberge, 52, of Somersworth, was being held without bail following his hearing.

Somersworth police said they arrested Roberge after responding to a call Friday about one man assaulting another. When they arrived at the Walmart, they found Jan VanTassel, of Center Ossipee, unresponsive with visible head and facial injuries. First responders determined he was dead.

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