Police arrest suspect wanted in Beverly domestic incident

BEVERLY, Mass. (WHDH) — Police arrested the suspect wanted after a domestic incident in Beverly on Wednesday.

Police said Charles Dixon threatened to harm his former girlfriend, who is pregnant. Officers were sent on a manhunt for Dixon, the search prompting a lockdown of Beverly Hospital and a nearby high school.

Officers were on the scene searching for Dixon on Hilltop Drive Wednesday after reports of shots fired at a house that Dixon’s former girlfriend used to own.

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