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Leeland Eisenberg Identified As Alleged Hillary Clinton Hostage Suspect

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Foster's Daily Democrat has learned the suspect who took hostages at the Hillary Clinton presidential campaign headquarters is Leeland Eisenberg of Somersworth, who is well known to police in Rochester.

Eisenberg took over the office at around 12:45 p.m. today.

One of the released hostages is a woman who appeared to be in her early 20s. She left the office at about 3:05. She appeared shaken and cold. She was not wearing a jacket and was escortedby a police SWAT member.

Police evacuated businesses and streets surrounding North Main Street this afternoon after receiving the report that a man had entered the Clinton office at 28 North Main St.