New Ipswich police logs: Oct. 29, 2013
Tuesday, Oct. 15
Trespassing: At 2:57 p.m., a Poor Farm Road resident reported finding a camouflage tent, such as a hunting blind set up on his property, believed to be put there by an unknown hunter. Police advised the resident to leave a note attached to the tent in a Ziploc bag, stating that he requests the hunter to take it down, and not hunt on his property.
Suspicious activity: At 4:20 p.m., police were advised of a red car parked at the intersection of Poor Farm Road and Fox Farm Road for an extended period of time. Police checked the area but did not find the vehicle.
Thursday, Oct. 17
Animal complaint: At 9:05 a.m., an Ashby Road resident advised police that there are two goats in her yard that do not belong to her. She added that yesterday, there were three goats in her yard. Police located the owners, who secured the goats.
Animal complaint: At 10:11 a.m., a Turnpike Road resident advised of a large male Mastiff-type dog that has been at his residence since Tuesday. He advised the dog has clouded eyes, is skinny and does not have a collar. Police advised that they have not been notified of a lost dog fitting that description.
Motor vehicle accident: At 3:19, police were advised of a two-car accident at the Turnpike and Sharon Road intersection. Clauden Rivard, 45, of New Ipswich had stopped a 2009 GMC 1500 in traffic, when Johnine Keteri, 52, of Vancouver, Wash., who was operating a Ford Focus collided with her. Keteri’s Ford sustained extensive front end damage, and the GMC had minor damage to the rear bumper. Rivard was able to drive from the scene and Keteri’s vehicle was towed from the scene. Police believe driver inattention to be the cause of the accident. Neither Keteri nor Rivard was injured.
Friday, Oct. 18
Road hazard: At 11:27 a.m., police were advised of a downed wire in the vicinity of 594 Ashby Road. Police found the wire three poles up from the address, towards the Massachusetts line. Police notified Public Service of New Hampshire to notify them of the downed line.
Saturday, Oct. 19
Theft: At 4:27 p.m., a resident reported that his wallet had been stolen out of his truck while he was parked at Nennie’s 5 Star Cafe at 800 Turnpike Road.
Monday, Oct. 21
Suspicious vehicle: At 5:14 p.m., police responded to Ashlawn Farm Road for a report of a small blue pickup bearing Massachusetts plates parked just off the road with a man with a brown beard in the drivers seat. The driver left the area shortly after the resident saw him. Police checked the area but did not find the vehicle.
Assist: At 7:12 p.m., police responded to assist the New Ipswich Fire Department with a reported chimney fire on Whittemore Hill Road. Residents had all exited the home by the time police and fire crews arrived. Police assisted at the scene until fire crews cleared.
Animal complaint: At 7:55 p.m., police responded to a report of a loose dog on Appleton Road. A resident reported she had captured an unregistered black Labrador that had been running loose in her neighborhood. Police were able to located the owner of the dog, who came to pick him up. The owner was advised to get his dog registered as soon as possible.