Published DateGILFORD — Police arrested two Laconia men after getting a report of seeing men drinking in a car outside of TJ Maxx yesterday at 2:45 p.m.
A media statement issued by Lt. Jim Leach said two officers went to the parking lot and found the car but there was no one in it. They did see an open container of alcohol inside.
Shortly after, police stopped the car on Lakeshore Road near Lowes.
Steven Fereshetian, 23, of 88 Phoenician Way was charged with receiving stolen property, transporting alcoholic beverages and possession of marijuana. He was released on $1,000 personal recognizance bail.
Austin Brue, 20, of 85 Sheridan Drive #3 was charged with receiving stolen property. He was released on $800 personal recognizance bail.
It was not immediately clear what stolen property the men were charged with receiving.
Both men were given court dates of April 18 in the 4th Circuit Court, Laconia Division.