Crime

Rindge: Teens vandalize Town Common

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

A throng of mostly teenagers covered the center of Rindge in toilet paper, paintball paint, and graffiti Friday evening. They also tore down church and street signs, and vandalized a memorial to soldiers. “The townspeople have come to terms with kids toilet papering the Commons every year,” said Larry Cleveland, a lifetime resident of Rindge. “My thought is, if that’s the worst, big deal.” However, Cleveland said, this particular incident … 0

Francestown police logs: Oct. 21, 2014

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Francestown Friday, Oct. 3 Fraud: At 11:30 a.m., police took a complaint from the N.H. Bureau of Elderly and Adult Services that a resident from Pleasant Pond Road may be the victim of a credit card fraud. The incident is under investigation by both agencies. Saturday, Oct. 4 Vehicle off the road: At 12:51 p.m., police responded to a vehicle stuck in a … 0

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Revocations The state has revoked the driver’s licenses of the following residents because they were convicted of driving while intoxicated: Tawni M. Chamberlain, 24, Antrim Thomas E. Lawless, 61, Antrim Arianah Blanchard, 33, Bennington Christopher D. Gerlach, 29, Greenfield James Michael Whicker, 44, Hancock Joshua Wheeler, 28, Lyndeborough Kit T. Somero, 33, New Ipswich Zebulon C. Weston, 32, New Ipswich Emerson G. Doty, … 0

TEMPLE: Community responds to hit-and-run

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Rick Davis of Temple was walking on Moran Road in Temple on Sept. 28 when he was injured in a hit-and-run car accident, resulting in a broken hip and a long recovery stretching out before him. Now, he’s reaching out to the community around him to help with … 0

Jaffrey police log: Oct. 9, 2014

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Jaffrey Wednesday, Oct. 1 Arrest/warrant: At 8:30 p.m., police contacted Barron Louis Marchant, 53, of Jaffrey regarding an outstanding warrant for receiving stolen property from Jaffrey Police Department. Marchant turned himself in and was released on $1,000 personal recognizance with a Nov. 6 court date at 8th Circuit … 0

Rindge: Swearing in

Monday, October 6, 2014

RINDGE — Residents got the opportunity to meet the newly-appointed chief of police, Todd Muilenberg, during a swearing-in ceremony at the Meeting House on Thursday morning. … 0

Jaffrey police log: Oct. 7, 2014

Monday, October 6, 2014

Jaffrey Thursday, Sept. 25 Accident: At 3 p.m., police responded to River Street for a two-car accident. Police found two vehicles pulled to the side of the road. A 17-year-old girl from Manchester, the driver of a 1997 Acura CL, stated she was unable to stop before striking … 0

Peterborough: Burst pipe briefly shuts down water to part of town

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Much of Peterborough from Noone Falls south was without water after a water-main break at New Hampshire Ball Bearings early Tuesday . Leo Smith, Peterborough’s business manager, said Wednesday that water service in this area resumed late Tuesday afternoon. An environmental testing company drilling for the ball bearings … 0

Hancock: No one injured when minivan catches fire

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Gail Dubeck watched flames engulf and char her minivan in front of her Hancock home Tuesday as she also tried to pull her husband, William, back from fighting the fire with a garden hose. Gail was thankful and … 0

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Revocations The state has revoked the driver’s licenses of the following residents because they were convicted of driving while intoxicated: James M. Krieger, 56, Bennington John W. Harvey, 44, Hancock Timothy J. Cyr, 21, Lyndeborough Joseph R. Borsari, 23, Peterborough … 0

Dover: Arson case heats up

Monday, September 29, 2014

An attorney for former Peterborough firefighter and alleged arsonist Gregory Potter contended in court on Friday that a detective for the Durham Police Department violated Potter’s constitutional rights. Potter, 23, is accused of setting a series of fires … 0

Jaffrey police log: Sept. 30, 2014

Monday, September 29, 2014

Jaffrey Monday, Sept. 15 Accident: At 3:15 p.m., police responded to Main Street for a two-car accident. According to police, Thomas Ciglar, 47, of Rindge was driving a 2003 Subaru Legacy westbound on Main Street when he failed to see a 2002 Volvo V70XC, driven by Jacob Macek, … 0

New Ipswich police log: Sept. 30, 2014

Monday, September 29, 2014

New Ipswich Wednesday, Sept. 3 Animal control: At 7:10 a.m., an Ashlawn Farm Road resident found a small brown and white Pomeranian-like dog in her driveway. The resident informed police that the dog came out of the woods before it collapsed in her driveway. She had never seen … 0