Crime

Peterborough: Arrest part of heroin bust

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

A Marlborough man arrested in Peterborough and charged with trafficking a half-kilogram of heroin is believed to have ties to a major drug distribution network out of Lawrence, Massachusetts, according to Keene police. Ryan Williams, 28, was one of 14 people arrested as a result of a two-year, multi-agency investigation aimed at dismantling large-scale heroin traffickers in and around Keene. … 0

Jaffrey: Motorcyclist injured in crash Friday

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

A New Ipswich man was injured in a two-vehicle accident Friday afternoon, when his motorcycle collided with another vehicle. At 1:15 p.m., police responded to an accident report where Douglas Griffis, 28, of New Ipswich, was driving his 2012 Kawasaki KLR650 west near 315 Mountain Road when he came upon a 2015 BMW X3, driven by Laura Tolman, 41, of Dublin, that was … 0

Jaffrey: Police, fire find damage at former gym

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Safety officials are working with the owner of a vacant building to ensure that it has proper safety equipment after police found evidence of a fire during a building check Friday evening. “The fire likely occurred within the past two weeks,” said Fire Chief David Chamberlain, who said that the building’s sprinkler and fire alarm systems are not active. “Luckily, the fire was … 0

Police Logs: Peterborough — June 30, 2015

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Peterborough Friday, June 19 Hit and run: At 4:28 p.m., a driver reported a vehicle crashed into a guardrail on Jaffrey Road and kept driving. Officer Lionel Emond III stopped the vehicle, and served the driver, Gregory Boudel, 55, of Hillsborough, a summons charging him with negligent driving. … 0

Police Logs: Rindge - July 2, 2015

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Rindge Tuesday, June 23 Car vs. deer: At 12:20 p.m., police responded to Route 202 near the Jaffrey border where a 2007 Mercedes C-Class, driven by Serena Yin, 26, of Rindge, struck a deer. There were no reported injuries; the vehicle was left at a car dealership on … 0

Police Logs: Jaffrey - July 2, 2015

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Jaffrey Wednesday, June 24 Resisting arrest: At 8:50 a.m., police responded to a North Street residence for report of a domestic disturbance where Eric Wilkins, 24, of Jaffrey, reportedly threatened his girlfriend with a knife. When police arrived, they attempted to arrest Wilkins, but he ran out of … 0

Police Logs: Francestown - July 2, 2015

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Francestown Monday, June 22 Improper operation: At 2:45 p.m., police received a motor vehicle complaint relative to improper operation along Route 136. The suspected vehicle was subsequently stopped on Route 136 and the operator was issued a warning for speed and following to close. Thursday, June 25 Assisting … 0

Peterborough: Two rescued from summit

Monday, June 29, 2015

Two Amherst hikers and their dog were rescued near the summit of Pack Monadnock, after the 17-year-olds got lost at night on the Wapack Trail. Peterborough and Temple Police found Elizabeth Silvis-Chandley and Elizabeth Maloney uninjured at about 10 p.m. Friday. The teenagers started hiking the Wapack Trail … 0

Peterborough police log: June 25, 2015

Monday, June 29, 2015

Peterborough Saturday, June 13 Suspicious incident: At 12:33 p.m., an anonymous caller said a man was carrying a gun in his back pocket at the Shell gas station on Wilton Road. Officer Martin Kolb could not find the man. Noise complaint: At 5:15 p.m., a caller reported a … 0

Police Logs: Dublin - June 30, 2015

Monday, June 29, 2015

Dublin Friday, June 19 Car vs. deer: At 3 p.m., police responded to a two-vehicle accident involving a deer on Chesham Road. A 2004 Chevrolet Venture, driven by Laurence Saunders, 69, of Harrisville, was traveling southbound when a 2009 Honda Fit, driven by Alexandra Zuser, 34, of Harrisville, … 0

Police Logs: Hancock - June 30, 2015

Monday, June 29, 2015

Hancock Friday, May 15 Welfare check: At 9:15 p.m., police responded to a Prospect Hill Road residence for a welfare check. Saturday, May 16 Motor vehicle accident: At 8 a.m., police responded to Concord Road where a 2009 Subaru, driven by Daleanne Blake-Childs, 54, of Hillsborough, hit a … 0

Police Logs: Francestown - June 30, 2015

Monday, June 29, 2015

Francestown Monday, June 15 Nuisance report: At 8:30 a.m., police received a nuisance report of a dog barking in the late evening and early morning in the area of Clarksville Road. Further investigation indicated that this has been an ongoing issue for some time. The dog’s owner was … 0

Rindge: 7-14 years for negligent homicide

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

KEENE — A Massachusetts man with two prior DWI convictions was sentenced to seven to 14 years in prison Wednesday, in connection with a drunken driving accident that led to the death of a 25-year-old Jaffrey father of … 0