Jaffrey Police Logs: Oct. 31, 2013
Monday, Oct. 21
Double arrest: At 8:30 p.m., officers were granted a search warrant and two arrest warrants as a result of an investigation into a fight that occurred Sunday evening on River Street. Police arrested and charged Shawn Powers, 18, of Jaffrey with rioting. James Powers, 49, of Jaffrey was also arrested and charged with rioting. Both were transported to the Cheshire County House of Correction after refusing the services of a bail commissioner, and were arraigned the next morning. James Powers is being held in lieu of $5,000 bail, and Sean Powers is being held in lieu of $3,000 bail. Both men were issued probable cause hearings scheduled for Oct. 31 at 8th District Court, Jaffrey.
Tuesday, Oct. 22
Operating after suspension: At 2:30 p.m., police received information about a man with a suspended license who allegedly left the courthouse and drove his vehicle out of the parking lot. Officers found Christopher Williams, 33, of Jaffrey at his apartment and arrested and charged him with operating after suspension. Williams was released on $3,000 personal recognizance and was issued a Dec. 5 court date at 8th District Court, Jaffrey.
Operating after suspension: At 8:20 p.m., officers stopped a car on Prescott Road after seeing the driver throw a cigarette butt out the window. After further investigation, police arrested and charged Jameson Nims, 38, of New Ipswich with operating after suspension of license . Nims was released on $2,500 personal recognizance and was given a Dec. 5 court date at 8th District Court, Jaffrey.
Thursday, Oct. 24
Untimely death: At 3:39 p.m., police responded to a residence on Thorndike Pond Road, where a man appeared to be in cardiac arrest. CPR was in progress when police arrived. The man was transported to Monadnock Community Hospital by ambulance, where he was pronounced dead.
Friday, Oct. 25
Theft: At 9:27 p.m., a Nutting road resident reported that his golf clubs and bag were taken from the attached barn at his home, which was unlocked at the time. Nothing else appeared to be taken. This case is still under investigation.