Fugitive of the Week: Michael Dewhurst
The NH Department of Corrections is attempting to locate and arrest parole fugitive Michael Dewhurst.
Dewhurst is wanted for parole violations (Reckless Conduct/Deadly Weapon), absconding from supervision, and numerous other violations. Dewhurst has a history of convictions for Resisting Arrest/Detention and Disobeying an Officer. The NH Department of Corrections issued a parole warrant on 5/18/2023.
Dewhurst was last known residing in Laconia, NH prior to absconding and has been seen in Manchester, NH. Dewhurst's social media activity indicates he is from Saugus, MA and that he resides in Manchester, NH. Photos on social media show Dewhurst to have a brown/gray beard and mustache with his brown hair pulled back in a small ponytail.
Dewhurst has a nickname of ‘Ponytail Mike.’ He is known to wear a hoop earring in his left ear and has a clear bump on the corner of his left eyebrow.
NH Department of Corrections is seeking any information that may lead to the location and arrest of Dewhurst. Please contact the NH Department of Corrections or your local police department if you have information.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO APPREHEND THIS PERSON YOURSELF. REPORT ANY INFORMATION TO THE NH DEPART- MENT OF CORRECTIONS at (603) 271-1804 or the BELKNAP COUNTY SHERIFF at (603) 527-5454, THE NEAR- EST POLICE DEPARTMENT, CALL 9-1-1 , OR MESSAGE US ON OUR SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS.
Case Probation Parole Officer: PPO KAROL at (603) 528-9396.