Three Arrested in Connection with Keene Pumpkin Riots

Police in Keene, NH have arrested three people on charges related to the pumpkin festival riots that occurred earlier this month.

According to WBZ, the three men were identified in pictures from the festival released by police. Forest M. Wilkinson, 18, of Spofford N.H., Michael Bulman, 19, of Scituate, Mass., and Tory Knaff, 18, of Groton, Conn. were arrested and released on bail, according to the report.

Wilkinson was released on $2,500 bail and faces a misdemeanor count of criminal mischief for allegedly tearing a street sign out of the ground. Bulman and Knaff were each charged with one felony count of reckless conduct for allegedly throwing a beers into a crowd. Both were released on $5,000 bail, according to WBZ.

Bulman is a student at Keene State University, accord to WBZ. Keene State student James A. Schaefer III, 18 was arrested by police yesterday in connection with the disturbances.


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