Man accused of attaching what resembled a bomb to Portsmouth Christmas tree
PORTSMOUTH, NH (WGME) -- A man is accused of attaching what looked like a bomb onto the Portsmouth Christmas tree just before the holiday parade.
Police charged 36-year-old Richard Will with criminal threatening and disorderly conduct.
Just before the city's parade on Saturday, police say a witness saw a man attach a suspicious device to the tree, but it turned out to be a hoax.
Will is free on bail.