Crime

Drew Mullins, 48, of Peterborough was buried alive in two feet of snow Sunday.

Peterborough: Man buried alive in snow

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — In a scene more reminiscent of a mountain avalanche than a Peterborough neighborhood, a local man was buried alive in 2 feet of snow in his own yard on Old Street Road for several hours Sunday afternoon, after the snow slid off his metal roof and fell on top of him.  “There's no other way you could describe it,” Drew Mullins, 48, … 0

Peterborough: Potter sentencing May 26

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Gregory Potter – a former volunteer firefighter and EMT in Peterborough who was convicted of arson earlier this month, after he set fire to five apartment buildings in Durham – will have his sentencing hearing on May 26 at the Strafford County Superior Courthouse in Dover. Potter is being held without bail until his sentencing hearing. Potter, 23, of Jaffrey, was found guilty … 0

Peterborough:

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Peterborough Tuesday, Feb. 17 Smoke: At 2:10 a.m., Officer Martin Kolb responded to a report of smoke coming from a boiler in a basement on Old Jaffrey Road. The homeowner turned off the boiler, and the Fire Department cleared the smoke from the basement. Vehicle complaint: At 4:30 p.m., Officer George Xenakis received a report of a vehicle tailgating on Route 202. Xenakis … 0

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Revocations The state has revoked the driver’s licenses of the following residents because they were convicted of driving while intoxicated: Evan Michael Imperato, 45, Antrim Kassandra M. Gordon, 23, Jaffrey Jeffrey L. Weston, 34, Jaffrey Robert F. Weddleton, 36, Peterborough … 0

Arson detective testifies in Potter trial

Friday, January 30, 2015

DOVER — Frank Daly of the Lawrence, Massachusetts, Police Department — a former Durham Police detective and one of the prosecution’s last witnesses in the arson trial of former Peterborough firefighter Gregory Potter — began his testimony Friday. … 0

Lyndeborough: Third-alarm fire at Feel Good Farm

Monday, February 2, 2015

A chimney fire broke out at a Lyndeborough farm Monday evening, requiring multiple fire departments to battle the blaze. According to Lyndeborough Police Chief Rance DeWare, the fire started in the chimney of a building at 52 Johnson’s … 0

Hancock Police Log: Feb. 3, 2015

Monday, February 2, 2015

HANCOCK Thursday, Jan. 1: Medical Emergency: At 5:29 p.m., an officer responded to reports of a 77-year old male on Peterborough Road who was reportedly unconscious and not breathing despite being administered CPR. An officer arrived on the scene shortly before Hancock Rescue and found a pulse, after … 0

Francestown Police Log: Jan. 29, 2015

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

FRANCESTOWN Sunday, Jan. 10: Assist: At 1 p.m., an officer assisted New Ipswich police with a missing juvenile. Police located the juvenile in Francestown. Assist: At 2:15 p.m., an officer assisted the Francestown Fire Department at a building on Main Street. Monday, Jan. 11: Assist: At 10 a.m., … 0

Antrim: Fire destroys commercial office and garage

Monday, January 26, 2015

ANTRIM — A commercial-grade garage was completely destroyed in a second-alarm blaze that sparked on Monday morning. The building belonged to R Lemire & Sons, a logging and timber harvesting business located at 237 Elm Ave. Ed Lemire, … 0

Mason police log: Jan. 20, 2015

Monday, January 26, 2015

Mason Tuesday, Jan. 13 Welfare check: At 10:45 p.m., police checked on the welfare of a Wilton Road resident at the request of a family member. Police found the resident at home and sound. Friday, Jan. 15 Police information: At 1:45 p.m. police received information from Brookline Police … 0

Jaffrey Police log: Jan. 22, 2015

Monday, January 26, 2015

JAFFREY Monday, Jan. 12 Accident: At 5:48 p.m., police responded to Main Street at Highland Avenue for a report of a motor vehicle accident. Upon arrival, police observed vehicle tracks in the snowbank leading to a telephone pole. There were plastic pieces around and scratches on the pole … 0

Greenfield: Student abuse case is pending

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

JAFFREY — The attorney in a case of alleged abuse of a student at Crotched Mountain Rehabilitation Center by a former employee is calling for dismissal of the charges, after the state was unable to provide concrete details … 0

Antrim police log: Jan. 22, 2015

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Antrim Wednesday, Jan. 14 Accident: At 5:45 p.m., police responded to Concord Street for an accident involving a motor vehicle and a dog. A 2011 Ford Fusion was stopped in the breakdown lane. Police spoke with the driver who reported she and her passengers were not injured, but … 0