Hancock Police Log, July 29, 2014
Thursday, July 17
Tree down: At 6:35 p.m., police assisted the Highway Department on Reaveley Road, where a tree had fallen across the road.
Friday, July 18
Accident report: At 8:30 a.m., police were notified that a box truck was parked at the Depot and had possibly damaged the building. An officer responded and discovered that the truck had backed into the building, causing damage to the roof.
Saturday, July 19
Animal complaint: At 11:30 a.m., a Juniper Circle Road resident came to the Police Department to complain that his neighbor’s guinea-hens were running loose and were leaving feces in his yard. An officer told the resident that he would follow up with the owners.
Medical assist: At 8:31 a.m., an officer responded to a medical call on Brimstone Corner Road. An elderly woman was taken to Monadnock Community Hospital.
Sunday, July 20
Arrest: At noon, Saul Smith, 22, of Hancock turned himself in on a warrant charging him with receiving stolen property. Smith was released on $1,000 bail, with a court date of Sept. 2 in 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey.
Animal complaint: At 4:40 p.m., an officer went to the area of Prospect Hill to attempt to locate two small dogs. A Prospect Hill resident said the dogs were friendly but were running loose. The officer then spoke to the owner of the dogs, who stated that the two dogs were missing. The dogs returned to their home at about 5:30 p.m.
Monday, July 21
Animal complaint: At 2:17 p.m., a Juniper Circle Road resident came to the Police Department to complain about two dogs that continually run loose in the neighborhood. He stated they had been on his deck during the last two days. He also said the neighbor who owns the dogs allows chickens to run loose.
Tuesday, July 22
Assist: At 8:40 p.m., an officer went to Greenfield State Park to assist Greenfield police with locating someone who allegedly threatened to commit suicide. A Greenfield officer located the person at home a short time later.
Wednesday, July 23
Harassment: An officer went to Vatcher Road after two people were reported to be yelling at each other. The officer mediated the situation, sending one of the people away and speaking with the other one.