Sanford man pleads not guilty in NH carjacking

Posted April 10, 2010, at 1:20 p.m.

CONCORD, N.H. — A Maine man has pleaded not guilty to carjacking charges filed against him in New Hampshire.

Thirty-two-year-old Adam Pento of Sanford, Maine, was arraigned in U.S. District Court in Concord on Wednesday. WMUR-TV reports he also faces charges of possessing a firearm and crossing state lines with stolen property.

Pento was arrested Feb. 6 in Stratham. Police said officers arrested Pento after a two-day spree that involved multiple police pursuits and ended underneath a barn.