UPDATE: Lyme, NH man arrested for murder in connection with deadly shooting in Orford

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A Lyme, New Hampshire man is expected to be arraigned on Monday in Grafton County Superior Court in North Haverhill after being arrested for second-degree murder.

The state Attorney General’s office says he is Lance Goodrich, 35. He’s accused of shooting and killing his cousin, Brooke Goodrich, 25, at a home on Route 10 in Orford. Prosecutors say the homicide took place shortly before 12:30 p.m. Saturday.

Late Saturday afternoon, the Newport Police posted on social media that there was a police incident on Barton Whitney Road, asking people nearby to avoid the area. That police incident was Lance Goodrich’s arrest. The A.G.’s office said that investigators arrested him at about 4:30 p.m. at a home on that road.

An autopsy on Brooke Goodrich is expected to take place on Sunday.

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