Man Awaiting Attempted Murder Trial Wanted in Shooting Outside Alibi Lounge
On July 25, 2023 at approximately 10:45 PM, Manchester Police responded to the area of the Alibi Lounge at 137 Wilson St for a ShotSpotter activation.
A witness told police they were inside the lounge when two men started arguing. They were asked to leave the Alibi and continued to argue outside. Shortly afterward, the witness heard a gunshot.
Police were able to view surveillance video that showed the two men in front of the building and one of them holding a black firearm. Police did locate a shell casing in the area, and through the investigation, they identified the man with the gun as Katon Lang, 37, of Manchester.
A warrant has been issued for Lang’s arrest. He is wanted on charges of felony -Reckless Conduct and Criminal Threatening. Lang is also a convicted felon and is prohibited from having a firearm. Therefore, he faces an additional charge of Hand Guns - Armed Career Criminal. He is considered armed and dangerous.
Lang was also arrested in 2022 and charged with First Degree Assault and Attempted Murder for a stabbing that occurred while he was out on bail.
If you have any information about Lang’s whereabouts, call Manchester Police at 603-668-8711. You can also remain anonymous and submit a tip to the Manchester Crimeline at 603-624-4040.