Crime

Court log: April 8, 2014

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Greenfield police Joshua Forand, 26, of New Boston, operating without a valid license, $124. Whitney Horak, 19, of Lyndeborough, possession of marijuana, $560 with $250 suspended for 12 months on the condition of no further misdemeanors or felonies and no violations for serious or alcohol-related matters; transporting an alcoholic beverage, $372; transportation of a controlled drug, charges not carried forward. Dennis Lorden, 21, of Temple, possession of marijuana, $784 with … 0

Rindge: Man faces 40-80 years in prison

Monday, April 14, 2014

KEENE — A Rindge man has been sentenced to 40 to 80 years in prison on one count of felonious sexual assault and three counts of aggravated felonious sexual assault, after assaulting a young girl under the age of 13 for a period of two years in the 1990s, according to court documents … 0

Peterborough: Wind spreads brush fire

Monday, April 14, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Strong winds whipped up a permitted brush fire on Carley Road Saturday afternoon, requiring firefighters to spend a couple of hours extinguishing a blaze that covered about three-quarters of an acre. “It was an accident,” Peterborough Fire Chief Joe Lenox said on Monday. “We got a call from the owner. It was just a fire that got out of control. It … 0

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

RINDGE Wednesday, March 5 Arrest: At 8:40 a.m., Police went to the 8th Circuit Court in Jaffrey to serve a summons arrest to Jacquelin Geoffrey, 25, of Antrim, for breach of her bail conditions. She was already at the court for an arraignment. Police notified the prosecutor of … 0

Antrim police log: March 27, 2014

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Antrim Saturday, March 22 Arrest: At 12:15 a.m., police on patrol on Smith Road observed a vehicle stopped completely in the southbound lane of the road. Police observed that the vehicle’s lights and engine were turned off and the windows were completely fogged up. After making contact with … 0

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Bennington Sunday, March 2 Unwanted person: At 1 p.m., police responded to Crotched Mountain Ski and Ride for a report of a person being disorderly. The ski area management wanted the person removed from the premise and advised against trespassing. Police made contact with the person, who was … 0

Snowboarder airlifted after accident at Crotched Mountain

Monday, March 24, 2014

A snowboarder was airlifted to a hospital on Wednesday after being injured in an accident at Crotched Mountain Ski and Ride. The ski area’s general manager, Pat Terry, said the accident occurred in the morning and the snowboarder, who Terry said was a young male adult, was airlifted … 0

Antrim: Details in sex abuse case out

Monday, March 24, 2014

ANTRIM — The family that housed registered sex offender Max Wilson in Antrim may have withheld information about Wilson’s past convictions from the alleged victim’s family, according to Merrimack County Attorney Catherine Ruffle. Wilson, 69, of Antrim awaits trial for misdemeanor sexual assault charges out of Antrim, and … 1

Rindge: Police chief: Low pay hinders recruitment effort

Monday, March 24, 2014

RINDGE — Turnover on the town’s police force, resulting from low base pay, and the subsequent high cost of training for new non-certified officers could be costing taxpayers more money than if they paid officers higher wages to begin with. Most recently full-time officer Chris Martin left the … 0

New Ipswich police logs: March 25, 2014

Monday, March 24, 2014

New Ipswich Thursday, Feb. 27 Theft: At 2:30 p.m., police received a report from an Andrew Drive resident of the theft of house appliances. The property had been previously vacant. The missing items were noticed on April 11, 2013. Motor vehicle accident: At 3:34 p.m., police were advised … 0

Jaffrey:

Monday, March 24, 2014

JAFFREY Wednesday, March 5 Motor vehicle accident: At 3 p.m., police responded to a report of a three car accident on Main Street in Jaffrey. According to police, Deborah Busick, 63, of Jaffrey, was driving her 2010 Toyota Prius east on Main Street when she fell asleep at … 0

Antrim police log: March 20, 2014

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Antrim Tuesday, Feb. 25 Motor vehicle crash: At 5:55 p.m., police responded to Concord Street for a report of a two-car motor vehicle accident. Dispatch was advised that an unoccupied vehicle, owned by Carrie Platt, 56, of Hancock, slid out of the driveway of 40 Concord St. and … 0

Court log: March 11, 2014

Monday, March 17, 2014

Dublin police Todd Bissell, 43, of Keene, speeding, $372. Deborah Southwell, 51, of Marlborough, littering, $297.60. Greenfield police Benjamin Anthony, 23, of Greenfield, possession of marijuana, $560 with $250 suspended for 12 months on the condition of no further misdemeanors or felonies and no violations for serious matters. … 0