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Tip on fugitive couple leads to wrong pair

Acting on information that turned out to be wrong, police searched a Beverly home Saturday afternoon for the Plaistow, N.H., couple wanted for abusing a 3-year-old boy, police said.

New Hampshire police have been searching for Jessica Linscott, 23, and her boyfriend, Roland Dow, 27, since Nov. 14, when the couple dropped Linscott’s severely injured son off at Exeter Hospital and disappeared.

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