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Court log: April 8, 2014

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Greenfield police Joshua Forand, 26, of New Boston, operating without a valid license, $124. Whitney Horak, 19, of Lyndeborough, possession of marijuana, $560 with $250 suspended for 12 months on the condition of no further misdemeanors or felonies and no violations for serious or alcohol-related matters; transporting an alcoholic beverage, $372; transportation of a controlled drug, charges not carried forward. Dennis Lorden, 21, of Temple, possession of marijuana, $784 with … 0

Rindge: Man faces 40-80 years in prison

Monday, April 14, 2014

KEENE — A Rindge man has been sentenced to 40 to 80 years in prison on one count of felonious sexual assault and three counts of aggravated felonious sexual assault, after assaulting a young girl under the age of 13 for a period of two years in the 1990s, according to court documents … 0

Peterborough: Wind spreads brush fire

Monday, April 14, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Strong winds whipped up a permitted brush fire on Carley Road Saturday afternoon, requiring firefighters to spend a couple of hours extinguishing a blaze that covered about three-quarters of an acre. “It was an accident,” Peterborough Fire Chief Joe Lenox said on Monday. “We got a call from the owner. It was just a fire that got out of control. It … 0

Peterborough: 2 seriously injured in NHBB blast released from hospital

Monday, April 14, 2014

Two New Hampshire Ball Bearings workers who were seriously injured in a Feb. 10 explosion at the Peterborough plant have been released from Massachusetts hospitals and are recovering at their homes. N.H. Ball Bearings spokesperson Hans Baker declined to provide the names of the two workers or information … 0

Court log: April 15, 2014

Monday, April 14, 2014

Dublin police Suzanne Deschuiteneer, 53, of Greenfield, speeding, case dismissed at the State’s request. Hancock police Stacie Corliss, 26, of Peterborough, speeding, case dismissed at the State’s request. Jaffrey police Jesse Balcom, 22, of Jaffrey, case hearing for possession of controlled/narcotic drugs on Jan. 1, 2013, case status … 0

Francestown police log: April 15, 2014

Monday, April 14, 2014

Francestown Wednesday, April 2 Animal complaint: At 4 p.m., police responded to Todd Road for an animal complaint. The animal was gone on arrival and the incident was passed to the animal control officer Thursday, April 3 Juvenile complaint: At 12:30 p.m., police took a juvenile complaint that … 0

Wilton: Heroin, crack seized in bust

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

WILTON — After a multi-department investigation into the sale of heroin in the area, Wilton police have arrested two of their residents on felony charges of possession and intent to distribute. More than 10 grams of heroin was … 0

Bennington police log: April 10, 2014

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

bennington Saturday, March 29 Arrest: At 10:10 p.m., after police made a motor vehicle stop on Cross Street for excessive power and loud noise, police arrested Richard Duchesne, 27, of Nashua, and charged him with DWI. Duchesne was released on $1,000 personal recognizance with a court date of … 0

Dublin police log: April 10, 2014

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

dublin Thursday, April 3 Arrest: At 10 p.m., police stopped a vehicle on Route 101 for speeding. When police spoke with the operator, a smell of alcohol was detected. Police arrested and charged Melissa Rockwell, 33, of Swanzey with DWI and possession of drugs in a motor vehicle. … 0

Temple-Greenville police log: April 8, 2014

Monday, April 7, 2014

Temple-Greenville Thursday, March 13 Arrest: Police arrested Joseph N. Thibodeau, 32, of Greenville on an Electronic Bench Warrant issued by the Jaffrey District Court charging him with issuing bad checks. He was released on $2,500 personal recognizance bail and issued a court date of April 3. Saturday, March … 0

New Ipswich police logs: April 8, 2014

Monday, April 7, 2014

New Ipswich Wednesday, March 12 Suspicious activity: At 1 a.m., while on routine patrol, police found an upstairs door open and people moving inside a building on Poor Farm Road. Upon speaking with the occupants, it was discovered it was employees of the building, working late. Be on … 0

Greenville: Panda Wok remains closed

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

GREENVILLE — The Panda Wok in Greenville remains closed for repairs, two weeks after smoke from a small basement fire damaged the structure. According to Fire Chief Charles Buttrick, fire crews were called out in the early morning … 0

Antrim: Cause of outage unclear

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Residents in the area of Elm Street experienced an unexplained power outage on Monday that affected 120 Public Service of New Hampshire customers. The outage occurred at 7:25 p.m., said Martin Murray, manager of media relations for PSNH, in an interview on Wednesday. PSNH crews patrolled the area … 0