New Salem incident update


Nghia V. Le, 18, of Manchester, NH, has been released from UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, and is now in the custody of the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department. 

He is being held on $1 million cash bail pending his arraignment sometime next week. 

Nghia  faces charges of assault with intent to murder, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, assault with a dangerous weapon, armed carjacking, assault and battery upon a police officer, receiving stolen property valued at over $1,200, reckless operation of a motor vehicle, failure to stop for police, and resisting arrest.