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

Peterborough: No serious injuries, but house gutted by four-alarm fire

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — A four-alarm fire engulfed most of a multi-family house on East Mountain Road early Tuesday. None of the building’s five residents suffered serious injures, although the house is a total loss, according to Fire Chief Ed … 0

Jaffrey: Man arrested for DWI after bicyclist hit

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

A Jaffrey man is facing drunken driving charges after he allegedly hit a 15-year-old boy on a bicycle while leaving his home, police said. On June 11 at 4:19 p.m., police received a disturbance call at a Peterborough Street residence. While at the scene, police spoke to a … 0

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Peterborough Tuesday, June 2 Accident: At 3:42 p.m., a 2014 Honda Civic, driven by Brett Ketchum, 23, of Hancock, rear-ended a 2006 Toyota Tacoma, driven by Steven Phillips, 39, of Antrim. The crash occurred near People’s United Bank at the junction of Routes 202 and 101. The sedan … 0

Police Log: Jaffrey - June 18, 2015

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, June 9 Domestic violence: At 9:50 p.m., Robert Columbus, 45, of Jaffrey went to the police station and turned himself in on a warrant, charging him with two counts of domestic violence. Columbus was released on $2,000 personal recognizance and given a court date of Aug. … 0

Police Logs: Rindge - June 16, 2015

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Rindge Thursday, June 11 Motor vehicle accident: At 5:53 p.m., police responded to a motor vehicle accident where a 2013 Honda Pilot, driven by Amy Pearson, 41, of New Ipswich, was found in a ditch. Pearson was traveling southbound on Route 202 near Van Dyke Construction when a … 0

Jaffrey: Grants fund police patrols

Monday, June 15, 2015

In the coming months, the town of Jaffrey will likely see an increased police presence, the result of almost $95,000 in federal grant money. Thanks to three N.H. Highway Safety agency grants, the department will focus on three areas: speed/traffic control, traffic light enforcement and DWI enforcement. “These … 0

Rindge: Update: Search for missing Rindge family ends with all safe

Monday, June 15, 2015

Rindge police have located a missing woman and her three children in Suffolk County, New York as of 1:30 p.m. Friday.  Holly J. Aho, 34, and her children, Nathan Aho, 14, Emily Aho, 9, and Rylan Sandor, eighteen … 0

Antrim: Man charged after SUV roll

Monday, June 15, 2015

Drunken driving charges are pending against a Deering man who rolled his SUV on Route 9 Friday morning, according to Antrim police. Officers patrolling shortly after midnight discovered a 2008 Jeep Liberty on its roof in the driveway of 334 Keene Road. The driver, Brentt Trudeau, 22, had … 0

Peterborough police log: June 11, 2015

Monday, June 15, 2015

Peterborough Tuesday, May 26 Drug related: At 9:17 a.m., a ConVal High School employee found a substance they suspected was a drug. A field test police conducted found the substance was ecstasy or methamphetamine. Unless a suspect develops, police will not open an investigation. Vehicle complaint: At 11:13 … 0

Police Logs: Dublin - June 16, 2015

Monday, June 15, 2015

Dublin Thursday, June 4 Motor vehicle accident: At 9:11 a.m., police responded to a reported motor vehicle accident on Main Street near Upper Jaffrey Road. A 2010 4-door Lexus, driven by Virginia Thomas, 71, of Dublin, reportedly swerved to avoid a small animal that was in the roadway, … 0