Crime

Bennington: Man to pay back $8K for fraud

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

A Bennington man has been ordered to pay more than $8,000 in restitution after he was found guilty of welfare fraud, according to court documents on file at the Cheshire County Superior Court. Authorities say Christopher Kavenagh, 40, intentionally made false statements about his income to the N.H. Department of Health and Human Services between August 2011 and June 2012. Kavenagh lied about his employment status so he could obtain … 0

Peterborough: Minor injuries in accident

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — An accident on Wilton Road on Saturday sent two women to Monadnock Community Hospital for evaluation. A 2002 Lexus SC430, driven by Richard Carvalho, 79, of Peterborough, collided with a 2009 Honda CRV driven by Heather Norman, 26, of Swanzey, as Carvalho turned left from Pine Street onto Wilton Road. When emergency … 0

Peterborough: Man suffers serious injuries in single-car crash

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

A single-vehicle rollover on Temple Mountain Tuesday evening resulted in a Peterborough man being trapped inside the car with injuries, according to police. At 5:10 p.m., emergency personnel were alerted to a car accident at the intersection of Miller Park Road and Route 101 in Peterborough. Brenden Singelais, 21, of Peterborough had been … 0

Jaffrey: Utility scam targets business

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Innkeeper Max Mitchell was shocked when he was told he had one hour to pay Eversource $1,600 in overdue electric bills, to keep his electricity from being shut off. “They kept telling me I would have to send them a cashier’s check in order to pay my bill, … 0

Peterborough: Fire hits recovery home

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Gary Carpenter of Peterborough dreamed of turning his apartment building in Keene into a sanctuary for veterans who are recovering addicts — complete with a dojo, and a classroom to offer nutrition, business development and anger management classes. … 0

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Revocations The state has revoked the driver’s licenses of the following residents because they were convicted of driving while intoxicated: Jessica L. Coe, 36, Antrim Jennifer A. Cullinan, 48, Antrim Garth M. Vandervort, 40, Antrim Tyler J. Hill, 23, Greenville Nancy P. Montgomery, 57, New Ipswich Robert Paul … 0

Bennington police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

BENNINGTON Saturday, May 2 Driving with suspended license: At 6:42 p.m., William Wallace, 62, of Gardner, Massachusetts, was stopped on Route 202 for speeding. Police then found his license was under suspension and he was arrested for operating without a valid license. Wallace was released on $1,000 personal … 0

Antrim police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

ANTRIM Monday, May 11 Arrest: At 6:45 p.m., Michael J. Murray III, 19, of Antrim was arrested on an electronic bench warrant out of the 6th Circuit Court, Hillsborough. He was released on $2,000 personal recognizance and faces a June 25 court date at the same court. Friday, … 0

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, May 5 Possession of controlled substance: At 7:58 p.m., Katie Cilley, 36, of Jaffrey turned herself in on a warrant for possession of controlled/narcotic drugs. She was released on $1,500 personal recognizance with a June 4 court date. Wednesday, May 6 Accident: At 10:37 p.m., police … 0

Francestown police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

FRANCESTOWN Tuesday, May 12 Assist: At 8:24 p.m., police responded to Zephyr Lake Road in Greenfield to assist Greenfield police with a check on a resident. Sunday, May 17 Motor vehicle accident: At 1:42 p.m., police responded near the intersection of Fisher Hill Road and Route 47 for … 0

Peterborough police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Peterborough Thursday, May 7 Sidewalk impressions: At 4:31 p.m., a project administrator for construction on Union Street said children were marking poured concrete with their hands, feet and bicycles. The project administrator requested police monitor the area until the concrete hardens. At 8:30 p.m., Officer Martin Kolb found … 0

Wilton police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

WILTON Saturday, May 9 Theft of stones: At 9:05 a.m., police received reports of a theft from a Davisville Road resident, who said that someone stole stones from the walls of his property. Arrest: At 12:53 p.m., police arrested Echo D. Estabrook, 41 of Wilton who turned herself … 0

New Ipswich police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

NEW IPSWICH Friday, May 8 Medical call: At 4:15 p.m., police responded to a Vaillancourt Road residence for a man experiencing chest pain, numb fingers, and unable to breath or speak fully. Police assisted and the man was transported to Monadnock Community Hospital for treatment. Suspicious activity: At … 0