NH Deputy Speaker Tucker Statement on Greenland Police Shooting

CONCORD – House Deputy Speaker Pam Tucker, of Greenland, today offered the following statement regarding the shooting of five police officers in Greenland, including the fatal wounding of the police chief of that community.

House Deputy Speaker Pam Tucker

“Today in Greenland, our hearts are broken.  We have lost our wonderful police chief, and a good friend.  This horrific tragedy has put a hole through the center of our community, and we are in shock over the loss to our town.

“We mourn the loss of our beloved Chief Michael Maloney and my heart and prayers go out to his family, as well as to the other officers who were injured last night.  As a community, we will join together to support these families and show our strength in overcoming this terrible blow.  Now is a time for healing and I would ask everyone to keep these brave men and the residents of Greenland in your thoughts and prayers.”