Rindge Police Log: June 6, 2013
Tuesday, May 28
Vandalism: At 11:20 a.m., police took a report of vandalism to buildings at Camp Star Fish on East Monomonac Road. The incident is believed to have happened a couple of weeks ago, according to police. The case is under investigation.
Wednesday, May 29
Theft: At 9:20 a.m., police took a report of theft from Rindge Mini Storage on Commercial Lane. Police said the owner noticed that dozens of ice stoppers were missing from the roof of his building. The theft is under investigation.
Thursday, May 30
Arrest: At 6:10 p.m., police arrested Brandon Swanson, 19, of Rindge at his apartment on Wellington Road on a warrant issued by Rindge police charging Swanson with shoplifting from Walmart in January. Swanson was released on $2,500 personal recognizance with a July 10 court date at the 8th Circuit Court in Jaffrey.
Accident: At 6:13 p.m., police responded to the intersection of Route 119 and Route 202 for a motorcycle accident with reported injury. Donald Perry, 77, of Jaffrey was driving a 2003 Kawasaki motorcycle at the intersection of routes 119 and 202 when his bike collided with a 2005 Chevrolet Uplander minivan, driven by Jennifer Streicher, 32, of Rindge, according to police. Perry died late Thursday night at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, Mass., after sustaining critical injuries. Both the motorcycle and minivan were towed.
Friday, May 31
Vandalism: At 3:13 p.m., police received a report from a Bancroft Road resident that her mailbox had been smashed sometime during the night. The case is under investigation.
Saturday, June 1
Must appear: At 10:44 a.m., police received a manor of operation complaint from a motorist about a box truck with two passengers riding on the back unsecured. Police stopped the suspect vehicle on Route 119 near Cathedral Road and observed two, 20-year-old women unsecured in the vehicle. The driver, John Berry, 58, of Jaffrey, was issued a must appear summons for negligent driving. He is scheduled to appear at the 8th Circuit Court in Jaffrey on July 10.
Must appear: At 11:45 p.m., police made a motor vehicle stop on Route 119, after the driver allegedly failed to stop at a stop sign on North Street and pass another vehicle at a high-rate of speed on Route 119. The 16-year-old Rindge driver was issued a must appear summons for reckless driving and for operating without a valid license. The 16-year-old is scheduled to appear in court on July 10.
Sunday, June 2
Arrest: At 1:45 a.m., police made a motor vehicle stop for speed on Route 202 near Lisa Drive. The driver, Chad Diamantopoulos, 32, of Milford, was arrested and charged with DWI. He was released on $1,500 personal recognizance with a June 11 court date. The vehicle was towed.
Accident: At 3:50 a.m., police responded to a single-car crash on Thomas Road. Christine Hallett, 56, of Fitzwilliam was driving a 2006 Subaru Forester on Thomas Road when she allegedly fell asleep, causing her to drift off the road and strike a tree. Hallett was transported to Monadnock Community Hospital in Peterborough for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries and later released, police said. The vehicle was towed.
Monday, June 3
Theft: At 10:01 a.m., police received a report of theft from a Wellington Road resident who learned that a 3-foot rabbit statue had been stolen from his front lawn. Police said they located an ear from the rabbit on the Rindge homeowner’s property. The case is still under investigation.
Theft: At 3:53 p.m., police took a report of theft of electronics from a 2008 Honda CRV that was parked at Walmart between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. on June 3. Police said there were no signs of forced entry into the vehicle. The case is under investigation.