Police Logs: New Ipswich - Nov. 6, 2012
Monday, Oct. 1
Check the welfare: At 11:26 a.m., police received a request to check the welfare of a Davis Village Road resident from a person delivering for Meals on Wheels to an 83-year-old man. The resident was not answering the door. Police checked on the resident and he was fine. He forgot to notify Meals on Wheels he would not be home at that time.
Bad check complaint: At 1:48 p.m., police received a complaint of bad checks received by the town of New Ipswich.
Tuesday, Oct. 2
Attempted burglary: At 3:07 p.m., police responded to a report from a Collins Road resident stating that upon returning home found a key had been broken off in the lockset to the back door. Entry had been gained into the house. Police advised the locks be changed.
Cat shot: At 8:31 a.m., police received a report from a Spindleback Road resident stating that his cat was injured. The vet explained the broken pelvis injury was sustained from a pellet gun.
Wednesday, Oct. 3
Disabled vehicle: At 7:02 a.m., police received a report of a disabled 1995 Dodge Dakota truck at the intersection of routes 123 and 124. The vehicle ran out of gas.
Loose dog: At 4:04 p.m., police received a report from a Main Street resident stating that her Siberian Husky had slipped its collar and ran off.
Thursday, Oct. 4
Assist other agency: At 1:42 p.m., police assisted the Fire Department with an alarm at Friendship Manor, assisting as needed.
Friday, Oct. 5
Animal complaint: At 10:39 a.m., police received a report from a Collins Road resident regarding an elderly black Labrador Retriever dog with a red collar and no tags that appears to be emaciated and drooling. The caller is concerned as she has children and the dog may be sick.
Alarm: At 2:23 p.m., police assisted the Fire Department with an alarm at Friendship Manor, assisting as needed. It was the same detector that sounded the day before.
Monday, Oct. 8
Dog complaint: At 9:15 a.m., police received a report from a woman who was bitten by a dog while she was walking on Tricnit Road. The skin was not broken and there was no bruise. The woman provided a written statement. Based on the information provided, the dog was identified and the owner will be issued a notice of violation.
Alarm: At 3:12 p.m., police responded to an alarm at Mascenic High School. The cause is unknown. Sporting events were going on at the time.
Tuesday, Oct. 9
Check the welfare: At 2:26 p.m., police were requested to check the welfare of an elderly Walsh Road resident. The caller had unsuccessfully tried to reach the resident. Police checked on the resident who had been away from the residence at the time of the call.
Wednesday, Oct. 10
Suspicious person: At 1:28 a.m., police received a call from a Tobey Highway resident stating that there was a tour group going through her house, even the bedroom she was in.
Dog complaint: At 10:59 a.m., police received a complaint from a Timbertop Road resident about a dog that barks constantly from approximately 5:30 a.m. till 10 p.m. since April.
Suspicious activity: At 3:55 p.m., police received a report from a Collins Road resident stating that between Sept. 24 and Oct. 1, while he was away, someone threw roofing nails in his driveway which he believes was done to get back at a woman who was housesitting.
Disabled vehicle: At 4:02 p.m., police received a report of a disabled vehicle on Old Country Road. The blue Buick has a flat tire and will be removed within a couple of hours.