Jaffrey police logs: Sept. 19, 2013
Thursday, Sept. 12
Flooding: At 6:10 p.m., police received a report of storm flooding on North Street. Residents were concerned about vehicles traveling through the water. Residents cleared the drain grate, and water was no longer an issue. Officers left two orange cones by the grate in case the situation occurred again over night.
Flooding: At 8:15 p.m., police received another report of flooding on North Street, south of Parker Road. State Highway was made aware of the situation.
Friday, Sept. 13
Lost property: At 11:40 a.m., police received reports of two boats that were stuck at Cheshire Pond Dam. A white and blue Seahawk Paddleboat was stuck on the warning rope, and a blue kayak went over the dam and is now stuck upright. The boats are not safe to retrieve at this time, due to flooding over the dam. Police had not received any missing property reports regarding either boat.
Motor vehicle accident: At 4:15 p.m., a Jaffrey resident reported that her 2011 Toyota Forerunner was hit and sustained minor damage while parked at the Jaffrey-Rindge Middle School on Conant Way. The vehicle was hit on the driver’s side rear corner sometime between 6:55 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. The incident is under investigation.
Saturday, Sept. 14
Arrest: At 11:13 p.m., police stopped a 2011 Ford F150 pickup for a yellow line violation and erratic operation. The driver, Aaron Zaleznik, 23, of Newton, Mass., was arrested and charged with DWI. Zaleznik was transported to Monadnock Community Hospital for minor injuries. He was processed and released on $2,000 personal recognizance bail with a Sept. 26 court date at 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey.
Sunday, Sept. 15
Arrest: At 12:30 a.m., police stopped a vehicle on River Street for a solid line violation. The driver, Matthew Scoville, 18, Torrington, Conn., was arrested and charged with operating after suspension, possession of a controlled drug believed to be marijuana, and driver license prohibitions. He was processed and released on $1,500 personal recognizance bail with a Nov. 7 court date at 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey. His passenger, Patrick Delaney, 18, of Brookline, Conn., was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled drug believed to be marijuana. He was released on $1,000 personal recognizance bail and issued a court date of Nov. 7 at 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey.
Arrest: At 11:35 p.m., officers made a motor vehicle stop on Peterborough Street for speed. During the stop, officers could smell the odor of burnt marijuana coming from the vehicle. The driver, Madelyn Perry, 19, of Peabody, Mass., allegedly admitted to having a pipe in the center console, which she turned over to police. Perry was arrested and charged with possession of controlled drug in a motor vehicle. She was released on $1,000 personal recognizance bail.
Monday, Sept. 16
Arrest: At 10:39 a.m., officers responded to a Thorndike Pond Road residence to assist the N.H. Fire Marshall’s Office and Durham Police with the arrest of Gregory Potter, 22, of Peterborough on warrants issued by the Durham Police Department. He was arrested and turned over to the custody of Durham Police for transportation back to Durham.
Arrest: At 6:00 p.m., officers received a report by a third party of an alleged assault that had taken place between two sisters residing at a North Street residence. Officers found visible signs that a physical altercation had taken place. Through their investigation, it appeared the assault had taken place the evening prior, and earlier that day. As a result, Virginia Perry, 64, of Jaffrey was arrested and charged with three counts of simple assault and one count of criminal threatening. She was released on $5,000 personal recognizance bail and issued a Oct. 3 court date at 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey.