NH man accused of authoring social media post encouraging riots

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) Police in New Hampshire say a man has been accused of authoring a social media post that encouraged people to riot and tip police cars.

Police in Manchester said they were made aware of the Facebook post on May 30 inviting people to protest racism and police brutality.

It referenced “tipping police cars,” “graffiti” and asking people to “take examples from riots in other cities.”

The post has since been removed.

Police were able to determine the post had originated from a home in Ashland, New Hampshire, and arrested Daniel Zeron, 19.

He was held on preventive detention and pleaded not guilty at his arraignment Tuesday.

His trial is scheduled for July 6.

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