Hanover NH- Earlier this morning the Hanover Police Department reported it was investigating a shooting that occurred on November 2, 2018 at approximately 9:45 PM on School Street in Hanover, NH.

At 2:47 PM today, Hanover Police arrested Gage YOUNG, age 22 of Lebanon, New Hampshire for Second Degree Assault, RSA 631:2, a class B Felony in connection with this investigation.

Our preliminary investigation has revealed Mr. Young was traveling through the Town of Hanover when he discharged a handgun toward the 19-year-old victim, striking him and causing serious bodily injury. The victim continues to be in stable condition.

We would like to thank the Lebanon, Canaan, Enfield, Plainfield, Lyme and Norwich Police Departments, along with the Grafton County Sheriffs Office, New Hampshire State Police, and Hanover Fire Department for their assistance in this investigation. Dartmouth Safety & Security and Dartmouth’s Emergency Management Team coordinated with Hanover Public Safety during the early stages of our response to ensure the safety of the Dartmouth Community.

We want to assure our community that we continue to work on this case and appreciate all information anyone may have as it relates to this crime. Please contact us at (603) 643-2222.