Peterborough police logs: March 6, 2014
Sunday, Feb. 16
Disturbance: At 9:55 p.m., police were called to Monadnock Community Hospital, where a patient who had been discharged was allegedly refusing to let nurses take out her IV tube. When police arrived, the woman had taken the IV out on her own. Nurses checked her arm and she was sent on her way.
Assist: At 8:45 p.m., police and ambulance workers went to Arundel Road for an elderly woman who was unconscious and having difficulty breathing. She was taken to Monadnock Community Hospital by ambulance.
Monday, Feb. 17
Accident report: At 9:35 a.m., Scott Blood, 24, of Peterborough reported that he had been driving on Route 101 in Dublin when ice came off a trailer that was being towed by Thomas Bergin, 38, of Keene and hit the front end of Blood’s 2011 Ford pickup, damaging the license plate holder. Police determined it was not a reportable accident due to minimal damage. Police filled out a field accident worksheet and gave copies to both drivers and to the Dublin Police Department.
Assist: At 11:06 p.m., police assisted on Main Street, where the Fire Department forced entry into a house where water was leaking out. The water was shut off and the town Water Department was notified.
Domestic issue: At 2:30 p.m., Monadnock Community Hospital security staff reported a domestic disturbance between a husband and wife at the hospital. A domestic violence order was granted and was served to the husband.
Tuesday, Feb. 18
Domestic issue: At 2:15 a.m., police were notified of a domestic disturbance at Riverview Apartments. A woman reported she had been assaulted, choked and held against her will but was able to get away and call police. The man who was allegedly involved had left when police arrived.
Arrest: At 8:47 a.m., Keith Johnson, 38, of Peterborough was arrested on an electronic bench warrant from Concord District Court charging him with failure to pay attorney’s fees. Johnson was released on $1,000 personal recognizance with a March 21 court date in Concord District Court.
Accident: At 10:36 a.m., Megan Goolden, 41, of Washington, driving a 2001 Ford pickup, stopped in the northbound land of Granite Street for a truck that was turning around in a driveway. A 1996 International truck driven by Marshal Lombard, 68, of Peterborough ran into the back of Goolden’s vehicle. Police said Lombard could not stop because of the icy road conditions. There was substantial damage to the rear of Goolden’s pickup and minor damage to the front bumper of Lombard’s truck. Both vehicles were driven away. Goolden reported soreness in her neck as a result of the collision but refused medical treatment. Lombard was not injured.
Accident report: At 10:58 p.m., Drew Grandmont, 23, of Rindge reported his 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt had been hit by a 2005 Subaru operated by Jeanne Houghton, 72, of Silver Spring, Md., in the rotary on Route 101. No additional information on the report was available
Hit and run: At 4:10 p.m., a tractor trailer that was turning around in the lot at the Peterborough Collision Center on Route 202 hit a trailer that was parked at the business. The driver didn’t stop, but drove off toward Route 101.
Arrest: At 9:02 p.m., police arrested Eric Couturier, 21, of Peterborough on a warrant related to an alleged assault that occurred earlier in the day at Riverview Apartments. Couturier was charged with criminal restraint, second degree assault, and driving while being a habitual offender, all Class B felonies. He was also charged with simple assault, a Class A misdemeanor. Bail was set at $5,000 cash and Couturier was taken to Valley Street Jail. The next day, he was ordered held on $5,000 cash bail and a probable cause hearing scheduled for March 4 in 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey.
Wednesday, Feb. 19
Hit-and-run: At 12:34 p.m., a Peterborough woman reported her 2013 Subaru Legacy had been hit while parked at Shaw’s supermarket.
Accident: At 1:30 p.m. a 2010 Chevrolet Malibu, driven by James Attridge, 21, of Manchester, went off Route 101 into a snowbank. The undamaged car was pulled out and driven away.
Assist: At 2 p.m., police assisted Department of Transportation workers with plowing, salting and vehicle removal after a tractor trailer unit became stuck at the intersection of routes 101 and 202.
Assist: At 2:35 p.m., a Student Transportation of America school bus slid into a snowbank on Spring Hill Road in Sharon with students on board. The vehicle was pulled out by bus company employees and driven away. No one was injured and students were not transferred to another bus.
Accident: At 2:45 p.m., a Subaru Forester, driven by Tracy Wagoner, 62, of Peterborough, and a Student Transportation of America school bus, driven by Steven French, 62, of Rindge, collided on Sand Hill Road, where traffic lanes were narrow due to large amounts of snow. No one was injured and students remained on the bus. Both undamaged vehicles were driven away.
Accident report: At 4:26 p.m., Liam Fitzpatrick-Rhys, 19, of Concord reported his 2001 Hyundai Elantra slid into the back of another vehicle on Main Street. He said there was damage to his car. He was given an operator’s report and told to report it to his insurance company.
Thursday, Feb. 20
Noise complaint: At 8:44 a.m., a Riverview Apartments tenant reported another tenant is allowing her young children to run around in the halls screaming during the apartment complex’s quiet hours. Police left a message for the on-site manager.
Accident: At 12:15 p.m.,William Atkinson, 54, of Brookline was northbound on Grove Street in a 2004 GMC Yukon when his vehicle scraped against an unoccupied parked 2014 Subaru Crosstrek owned by Julia Duhaime, 49, of Temple. There was minor damage to the vehicles and no injury.
Accident: At 12:32 p.m., a 2012 Toyota RAV4 driven by Kathleen Osgood, 60, of Greenfield and a 2013 Hyundai Sonata driven by Michelle Bannister, 38 of Francestown collided in the CVS parking lot as both vehicles were being backed up. No one was injured. Both vehicles had rear bumper damage and both were driven away.
Accident: At 9:16 p.m., a 2005 Yukon driven by a 16-year-old girl from Antrim ran into the back of a 2003 Toyota, also driven by a 16-year-old girl from Antrim, that was stopped at the traffic light at the exit to the ConVal High School parking lot. There was no damage to either vehicle.
Friday, Feb. 21
Accident: At 6:32 p.m., police located a 2006 Subaru owned by Shannen Pimental, 21, of New Ipswich that was in a snow bank off Route 123 in Sharon, partially blocking the road. The undamaged car was pulled out and driven away.
Accident: At 3:16 p.m., a 17-year-old Peterborough boy was unable to stop his 1998 Ford Ranger on Old Street Road, due to icy conditions, and the truck ran into the back of a 2013 Honda Pilot driven by Sara Maack, 36, of Peterborough, who was stopped at the bottom of the hill at the intersection with Route 136. No one was injured. The Honda had rear bumper damage and the truck had front-end damage. Both vehicles were driven away.
Sunday, Feb. 23
Accident: At 8:34 p.m., Morgan Tardiff, 29, of Jaffrey was driving north on Jaffrey Road when she lost control of her 2005 Nissan Pathfinder due to icy road conditions. The vehicle hit a snowbank on the side of the road. Tardiff was not injured. The vehicle was pulled out and driven away.
Accident: At 8:50 p.m., Nicole Albee, 19, of Merrimack was westbound on Wilton Road just west of Old Mountain Road when she lost control of her 2001 Ford Focus, crossed into the eastbound lane and hit the passenger side of a 2009 Honda Fit operated by Michelle Urban, 57, of Temple. No one was injured. Both vehicles had heavy passenger-side damage and they were both towed.
Saturday, Feb. 22
Noise complaint: At 1:30 p.m., an East Mountain Road resident inquired about target shooting and noise at a residence on the road. She was informed that the target shooting was legal, since the shooters were away from any residence and firing in a safe direction.
Arrest: At 9 p.m., after getting a report of a vehicle on Route 101 with no tail lights, police located and stopped the vehicle. The driver, Matthew Marlett, 35, of Derry was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated (third offense) and disobeying an officer. He was held on $5,000 cash bail at Valley Street Jail in Manchester and was scheduled for a probable cause hearing on March 4 in 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey.