Crime

Two benches were at the town common were destroyed over the weekend by a vehicle.

Rindge: Driver takes out two benches on town common

Monday, July 27, 2015

Police are searching for the driver of a vehicle who drove through the town common and demolished two benches. Police Chief Todd Muilenberg believes that one vehicle made two passes to destroy the benches, based on the tire tracks. The damage was reported to police at 6:30 a.m. Saturday. The benches are a total loss. “It certainly looks like an … 0

Man wanted in connection with heroin bust arrested

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

A Swanzey man wanted on federal heroin charges following an arrest in Peterborough was arrested by state police Tuesday in Keene. Ryan Williams, 28, of Swanzey, was located at a Washington Street residence earlier Tuesday, according to state police. N.H. State Trooper Sgt. Daniel Brow said Williams received another state felony charge for … 0

Police Logs: Peterborough — July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Peterborough Monday, July 13 Hit and run: At 5:12 p.m., a resident said another vehicle hit her car in her driveway on Concord Street Friday afternoon. Police are investigating for conduct after accident. Fraud: At 6:09 p.m., a Hancock woman said a gym in Milford charged her credit card after she canceled her membership. Police referred her to the Hancock or Milford Police. … 0

Police Logs: Dublin - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Dublin Wednesday, July 1 Motor vehicle accident: At 2:10 p.m., police responded to the area of 241 Goldmine Road for a single-vehicle accident. A 2014 Toyota Highlander, driven by William Albertinin, 70, of Mansfield, Massachusetts, was in a culvert after attempting to back into a driveway off Goldmine … 0

Police Logs: Jaffrey - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Jaffrey Thursday, July 16 DWI: At 12:25 a.m., police stopped Lauren McLean, 23, of Jaffrey, after observing her driving almost completely in the opposite lane of travel near Big and Small on Main Street. Subsequent to the stop, McLean admitted to consuming alcoholic beverages and was arrested and … 0

Police Logs: Rindge - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Rindge Tuesday, July 14 Operating without a valid license: At 3 p.m., police stopped a 17-year-old driver from Rindge on Route 119 near Main Street after it was thought that his vehicle matched the description of a vehicle that was involved in a hit and run. While the … 0

Police Logs: Francestown - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Francestown Wednesday, July 15 Medical assist: At 8:58 a.m., police responded to a Campbell Hill Road residence for a medical assist. The scene was secure upon police arrival. Friday, July 17 Agency assist: At 9:18 p.m., police received a call to assist another agency in locating a vehicle … 0

Sharon: Alleged rapist back in jail

Monday, July 20, 2015

An alleged rapist ordered to stay in his hometown of Sharon while he awaits trial is now in jail, after he was unable to post bail July 13. Steven Lent, 27, could not post the $250,000 bail a Suffolk County Superior Court clerk magistrate imposed at his arraignment. … 0

Peterborough: Feds seek Swanzey man

Monday, July 20, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — A Swanzey man already wanted on a state bench warrant now has a federal warrant out for his arrest. Ryan Williams, 28, is wanted for unlawful possession of heroin with intent to distribute. Federal authorities are … 0

Police Logs: Rindge - July 16, 2015

Monday, July 20, 2015

Rindge Wednesday, July 8 Conduct after an accident: At 12:15 p.m., police responded to an accident report in the Cheshire Marketplace parking lot, where a driver in a Toyota Tacoma had hit a 2009 Chevy Silverado driven by Shelby Racine, 21, of Ashby, Massachusetts, and fled the scene. … 0

Court Logs - July 21, 2015

Monday, July 20, 2015

Dublin Derek Lemieux, 45, New Paltz, New York, license required, $124 fine; speeding, $103.33 fine. Johnathan Leblanc, 25, Peterborough, possession of controlled/narcotic drugs, $1,120 fine with $500 suspended for 24 months, commitment to the House of Corrections for 90 days with 90 days suspended for 24 months; driver’s … 0

Peterborough: Court issues bench warrant

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

A $1,000 bench warrant has been issued for a Swanzey man charged with trafficking a half-kilogram of heroin who failed to appear at his arraignment July 6. Ryan Williams, 28, was out on $75,000 personal recognizance after his … 0

Police Logs: Peterborough — July 16, 2015

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Peterborough Thursday, July 2 Hacker: At 1:40 p.m., a resident reported she received a call from a man, speaking poor English, who said something about her computer. She said that after she hung up, her computer was hacked, and she began receiving emails about real estate offers. Police … 0