Teen accused of hitting his mother

MERRIMACK – A local teenager is accused of hitting his mother in the face after taking hallucinogenic mushrooms.

Zachary Olah, 18, of 55 London Court in Merrimack, is charged with simple assault for allegedly striking his mother as she walked into the apartment Thursday night. He and a friend had taken the mushrooms together, police said.
Olah was taken to Southern New Hampshire Medical Center for observation and arrested at home later. His friend, Evna Johnson, of 20 Cedar Crest Lane in Auburn, was also arrested and charged with dispensing a narcotic and breach of bail conditions.

– Ashley Smith