Crime

Rindge: One-alarm fire nearly takes down garage

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

RINDGE — A one-alarm fire broke out Monday evening at a Candlelight Road garage. Damage to the garage was minimal because of the quick reaction time of the homeowner, who cut his wall open with a circular saw to gain access to the fire. Rindge Fire Chief Rick Donovan says that the fire was caused because the stove was too close to the wall. “He had heard a crackling sound … 0

Rindge: Officer Tom Horne returning to force

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

RINDGE — After serving for over a year at the New Ipswich Police Department, Police Officer Thomas Horne is returning to Rindge, where he got his start in law enforcement. Originally leaving for a full-time position in New Ipswich on December 31, 2013, Horne will be returning to the Rindge Police Department full-time on March 22, 2015. “It feels like I’m coming home,” … 0

Antrim police log: March 5, 2015

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

ANTRIM Tuesday, Feb. 24: Assist: At 11:43 a.m., police assisted Hillsborough Police with a minor motor vehicle accident in Hillsborough. Thursday, Feb. 26: Arrest: At 11:51 p.m., while on investigation of a motor vehicle stop for speed, police found the passenger, James Roberts, 23, of Wyoming, Michigan to have two electronic bench warrants — one out of Jaffrey District Court for driving after … 0

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

GREENFIELD Thursday, Jan. 1 Medical call: At 5:55 p.m., police responded to Crotched Mountain Rehabilitation Center to assist a rescue. The subject was transported to Monadnock Community Hospital. Sunday, Jan. 4 Assist: At 10:52 a.m., an officer assisted a motorist who had gone off the road at Crotched … 0

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, Feb. 17 Accident: At 10:16 a.m., police received a call from a woman reporting an accident she had been in this morning. Sonjia Muhonen, 20, of Jaffrey stated that at approximately 6:40 a.m. she was traveling southbound on Gilmore Pond Road when a vehicle pulled out … 0

Keene: Family of crash victim seeks closure in driver’s trial

Monday, February 23, 2015

It was simply a procedural hearing, but the family of the late Joseph Hautenen showed up to Cheshire Superior Court Thursday morning en masse, filling the first two rows of the courtroom. Nine of Hautenen’s family members sat … 0

Monday, February 23, 2015

Revocations The state has revoked the driver’s licenses of the following residents because they were convicted of driving while intoxicated: Connor L. Laplant, 20, Hancock Cory W. Spoon, 35, New Ipswich … 0

Bennington police log: Feb. 19, 2015

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

BENNINGTON Tuesday, Feb. 3: Arrest: At 8:30 a.m., police made a motor vehicle stop for manner of operation. Upon further investigation, police arrested the driver, Barbara Campbell, 83, of Hancock, charging her with DWI and operating without a driver’s license. Campbell was released on $1,000 personal recognizance and … 0

Antrim police log: Feb. 19, 2015

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

ANTRIM Monday, Feb. 9 Motor vehicle accident: At 9:05 a.m., police received reports that Noah Poole, 18, of Bridgewater, Massachusetts was driving a Jeep Grand Cherokee north on Route 202 when he suffered a motor vehicle accident due to weather conditions. Poole allegedly flipped his car due to … 0

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, Feb. 3 Arrest: At 1:10 p.m., police received a report from someone stating that a male person walked out of a Milliken Road residence, which has been vacant. Police responded, finding the person inside when they checked the house. The person stated the house was purchased … 0

Peterborough: Lisa Foley in ‘serious’ condition

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

A Peterborough woman’s condition has worsened while her husband’s remains critical, after the couple was in a three-car crash in Florida in the early morning of Feb. 7. The condition of Lisa Foley, 47, was “serious” Monday morning, according to Daniel Leveton, a spokesperson for the University of … 0

Potter found guilty on five counts of arson

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Gregory Potter, a former on-call firefighter and EMT in Peterborough, was found guilty of arson by a jury Tuesday. He is being held without bail, pending a sentencing hearing. At Strafford County Superior Courthouse in Dover, Potter, 23, … 0

Peterborough: Foleys still hospitalized following crash

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

A Peterborough woman’s condition is improving while her husband’s remain serious, after they were part of a three-car crash in Florida early Saturday morning. The condition of Lisa Foley, 47, was “fair” Wednesday morning, according to Daniel Leveton, a spokesperson for the University of Florida-Health in Jacksonville, Florida. … 0