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The State has the burden of establishing that the accomplice acted with the purpose of promoting or facilitating the commission of the substantive offense. This encompasses the requirement that the accomplice's acts were designed to aid the primary actor in committing the offense see State v. Burke, 122 N.H. 565, 570, 448 A.2d 962, 965 (1982), and that the accomplice had the purpose to 'make the crime succeed,' State v. Goodwin, 118 N.H. 862, 866, 395 A.2d 1234, 1236 (1978) (quoting 1 F. Wharton, Criminal Law § 114, at 60 (Supp. 1978)). See State v. White, 622 S.W.2d 939, 945 (Mo. 1981), cert. denied, 456 U.S. 963 (1982) (aider must aid with the conscious object of causing that offense); Commonwealth v. Cunningham, 447 A.2d 615, 617 (Pa. 1982) (to aid, one must possess a shared intent to commit the offense). In other words, the accomplice must have the 'purpose to advance the criminal end.' Model Penal Code § 5.03, comment at 107 (Tent. Draft No. 10, 1960) (RSA 626:8 is based upon the Model Penal Code, State v. Luv Pharmacy, Inc., 118 N.H. 398, 408, 388 A.2d 190, 196 (1978)). 


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