Crime

Rindge: One-alarm fire nearly takes down garage

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

RINDGE — A one-alarm fire broke out Monday evening at a Candlelight Road garage. Damage to the garage was minimal because of the quick reaction time of the homeowner, who cut his wall open with a circular saw to gain access to the fire. Rindge Fire Chief Rick Donovan says that the fire was caused because the stove was too close to the wall. “He had heard a crackling sound … 0

Rindge: Officer Tom Horne returning to force

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

RINDGE — After serving for over a year at the New Ipswich Police Department, Police Officer Thomas Horne is returning to Rindge, where he got his start in law enforcement. Originally leaving for a full-time position in New Ipswich on December 31, 2013, Horne will be returning to the Rindge Police Department full-time on March 22, 2015. “It feels like I’m coming home,” … 0

Antrim police log: March 5, 2015

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

ANTRIM Tuesday, Feb. 24: Assist: At 11:43 a.m., police assisted Hillsborough Police with a minor motor vehicle accident in Hillsborough. Thursday, Feb. 26: Arrest: At 11:51 p.m., while on investigation of a motor vehicle stop for speed, police found the passenger, James Roberts, 23, of Wyoming, Michigan to have two electronic bench warrants — one out of Jaffrey District Court for driving after … 0

Police Logs: Rindge - March 5, 2015

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Rindge Thursday, Feb. 26 Burglary: At 7:50 p.m., police responded to a Woodbound Road residence for a report of a past tense break-in items were stolen. Police have developed a person of interest and are still investigating. Friday, Feb. 27 Motor vehicle accident: At 2:15 p.m., police responded … 0

Peterborough: Vigil prays for the Foleys, injured in a Florida crash

Monday, March 2, 2015

As Patrick and Lisa Foley, both 47, and residents of Peterborough, recover in Florida from a three-car crash that seriously injured them on Feb. 7, several dozen of their friends congregated at Divine Mercy Parish in Peterborough to … 0

Greenfield: Rock injury gives man whole new outlook

Monday, March 2, 2015

Could you look at a football-sized rock flying through your windshield, smashing you in the head, and nearly ending your life as a “bizarre gift?” Adam Lecomte can. The Peterborough resident and Greenville native said Thursday the December … 0

Peterborough: Man recounts ordeal buried under 2 ft. of snow

Monday, March 2, 2015

Drew Mullins, 48, was almost finished removing ice dams from the metal roof of his home on Old Street Road, when he heard a snap. He looked up, and saw a wall of snow rushing at him. The … 0

Antrim Police Log; March 3, 2015

Monday, March 2, 2015

ANTRIM Friday, Feb. 20: Arrest: At 3:27 p.m., David Diehl, 25, of Antrim turned himself in on an Electronic Bench Warrant out of Hillsborough District Court. Diehl was booked and bailed on $1,000 cash, but did not have the funds and was transported to the Hillsborough County House … 0

Hancock police log: March 3, 2015

Monday, March 2, 2015

HANCOCK Wednesday, Feb. 4: Lost/recovered property: At 2:00 p.m., a Fairfield Road resident turned in a PRIMOS game cam that was located on their property to Hancock Police Thursday, Feb. 5: Suspicious vehicle: At 9 :15 a.m., police received reports from a Forest Road resident of a man … 0

Peterborough: Man buried alive in snow

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — In a scene more reminiscent of a mountain avalanche than a Peterborough neighborhood, a local man was buried alive in 2 feet of snow in his own yard on Old Street Road for several hours Sunday afternoon, after the … 0

Peterborough: Potter sentencing May 26

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Gregory Potter – a former volunteer firefighter and EMT in Peterborough who was convicted of arson earlier this month, after he set fire to five apartment buildings in Durham – will have his sentencing hearing on May 26 at the Strafford County Superior Courthouse in Dover. Potter is … 0

Peterborough:

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Peterborough Tuesday, Feb. 17 Smoke: At 2:10 a.m., Officer Martin Kolb responded to a report of smoke coming from a boiler in a basement on Old Jaffrey Road. The homeowner turned off the boiler, and the Fire Department cleared the smoke from the basement. Vehicle complaint: At 4:30 … 0

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

FRANCESTOWN Thursday, Feb. 5 Welfare check: At 1 p.m., an officer reported to an Oak Hill Road residence for a welfare check. The officer did not find any issues upon arrival. Saturday, Feb. 7 Criminal mischief: At 4:45 p.m., an officer took a report of a patron leaving … 0