Jaffrey Police Log: March 26, 2013
Tuesday, March 12
Accident: At 7:19 p.m., police responded to a single-car crash on Howard Hill Road. Katherine Queen, 18, of Troy was driving a 2004 Honda Civic on Howard Hill Road when she reportedly lost control of her vehicle and hit a large tree stump. Police said limited visibility due to foggy conditions and driver inexperience caused the crash. The vehicle was towed and Queen was uninjured.
Wednesday, March 13
Arrest: At 12:07 a.m., police made a motor vehicle stop on River Street. The driver, Douglas Usseglio, 20, of Waltham, Mass., was arrested and charged with DWI. He was released on $1,000 personal recognizance with a March 28 court date at the 8th Circuit Court in Jaffrey.
Accident: At 8:05 a.m., police responded to a single-car crash on North Street. Joseph Nagle, 53, of Rindge was driving a 2004 Chevy Trailblazer south on North Street when he reportedly lost control due to icy road conditions and slid down an embankment. Nagle was not on scene when police responded to the crash, but reported the accident to police shortly thereafter, according to police. The vehicle was towed.
Friday, March 15
Theft: At 8:09 p.m., a resident of Nutting Road reported that a gold Mongoose bicycle was allegedly stolen from a residence on Peterborough Street where it had been parked since approximately 7 p.m. The bicycle is valued at $500. The case is under investigation.
Saturday, March 16
Must appear: At 12:35 a.m., police served Robert LaBrie, 23, of Jaffrey at his Main Street residence with a must appear summons charging him with disobeying an officer and operating without a valid license. LaBrie is scheduled to be arraigned on April 4.
Monday, March 18
Accident: At 11:04 a.m., police responded to a single-car crash on Mountain Road between First Tavern Road and Dublin Road. Roger Kot, 53, of Jaffrey was driving a 2000 Dodge Durango eastbound on Mountain Road when he allegedly fell asleep, drifted into the opposite lane of travel and then struck a large tree. The vehicle sustained heavy damage and was towed. Kot and his 4-year-old daughter, who was a passenger in the vehicle, were uninjured, according to police.
Arrest: At 2:20 p.m., police arrested Matthew McNamara, 20, of Jaffrey at a Stratton Road residence on a warrant issued by the Jaffrey Police Department charging him with transportation of alcohol by a minor. McNamara was released on $1,000 personal recognizance with a May 2 court date.