Crime

Peterborough: Arrest part of heroin bust

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

A Marlborough man arrested in Peterborough and charged with trafficking a half-kilogram of heroin is believed to have ties to a major drug distribution network out of Lawrence, Massachusetts, according to Keene police. Ryan Williams, 28, was one of 14 people arrested as a result of a two-year, multi-agency investigation aimed at dismantling large-scale heroin traffickers in and around Keene. … 0

Jaffrey: Motorcyclist injured in crash Friday

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

A New Ipswich man was injured in a two-vehicle accident Friday afternoon, when his motorcycle collided with another vehicle. At 1:15 p.m., police responded to an accident report where Douglas Griffis, 28, of New Ipswich, was driving his 2012 Kawasaki KLR650 west near 315 Mountain Road when he came upon a 2015 BMW X3, driven by Laura Tolman, 41, of Dublin, that was … 0

Jaffrey: Police, fire find damage at former gym

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Safety officials are working with the owner of a vacant building to ensure that it has proper safety equipment after police found evidence of a fire during a building check Friday evening. “The fire likely occurred within the past two weeks,” said Fire Chief David Chamberlain, who said that the building’s sprinkler and fire alarm systems are not active. “Luckily, the fire was … 0

Francestown: Town seeks new part-time chief

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

FRANCESTOWN — The town will be starting a search for a part-time police chief, using a board of community members and former and current police chiefs from across the state to select a final pool of candidates. The former full-time chief, Steve Bell, resigned in March. The department … 0

Jaffrey man arrested after road rage incident

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

A Jaffrey man has been charged with second-degree assault, reckless conduct and disorderly conduct, after a road rage incident in which police say he attacked another man with a construction power tool. David Bell, 60, was arrested Monday … 0

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Revocations The state has revoked the driver’s licenses of the following residents because they were convicted of driving while intoxicated: Kristin A. Potito, 46, Bennington Susan G. Moran, 62, Francestown Bradley C. Davis, 32, Jaffrey Brian J. Hardy, 39, Jaffrey Kurk R. Marrotte, 52, Jaffrey Susan L. Troisi, … 0

Police Logs: Antrim - June 25, 2015

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Antrim Thursday, June 18 Car vs. moose: At 7 a.m., police responded to a motor vehicle crash on Route 9 near mile marker 37 for report of a vehicle that hit a moose. Terry Avery, 37, of Surry, who was driving a 2013 Ford F-150, struck the moose. … 0

Police Logs: Bennington - June 25, 2015

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Bennington Wednesday, June 3 Erratic driving: At 8:45 a.m., police received report of a black Honda driving erratically on South Bennington Road. Police have a suspect. Thursday, June 4 Suspicious vehicle: At 12:02 a.m., police received a call from a citizen about a suspicious vehicle parking in a … 0

Police Logs: Rindge - June 25, 2015

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Rindge Tuesday, June 16 Motor vehicle accident/arrest: At 5:40 p.m., police responded to the North of the Border parking lot on Route 202 where a 2006 Chevy Cobalt, driven by Lorenzo Sordoni, 33, of Winchendon, Massachusetts ,and a 2004 Ford F-350, driven by Vincent Olsen, 28, of Rindge, … 0

Police Logs: Jaffrey - June 25, 2015

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, June 16 Driving after suspension: At 7:55 p.m., police pulled over David Bell, 20, of Jaffrey, at the corner of Blake Street and Main Street when they discovered that he was driving with a suspended license. Bell was arrested and charged with driving after suspension and … 0

Accident diverts traffic

Monday, June 22, 2015

Benjamin Forrest of Peterborough, left, surveys his sedan, after it rear-ended another vehicle on Jaffrey Road Thursday afternoon. Traffic was briefly redirected. There were no major injuries. … 0

Police Log: Dublin — June 18, 2015

Monday, June 22, 2015

Dublin Wednesday, June 10 Motor vehicle accident: At 12:03 a.m., police responded to the scene of a two-vehicle accident on Main Street near the Dublin General Store. A 2009 Ford Focus, driven by Joseph Pouliot, 32, of Merrimack, was waiting to exit the parking lot of the Dublin … 0

Court Logs - June 23, 2015

Monday, June 22, 2015

Jaffrey Brandon Barlow, 26, Jaffrey, criminal mischief, $336 fine with $150 suspended for 12 months; simple assault, complaint placed on file with finding; criminal threatening, charges not carried forward. Kristen L’Heureux, 40, Goffstown, reckless driving, $620 fine, completion of an LDAC evaluation; DWI, charges not carried forward; solid … 0