Crime

Peterborough: Crash into utility pole slows traffic

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — A Brookline, N.H. man ran his van into a utility pole on Concord Street on Monday morning, snapping the pole in half, and slowing traffic until that night. Capt. Ernest Belletete of the Peterborough Police Department said Sean Marquette, 27, crashed into the utility pole next to the cemetery just before 11 a.m. Monday. Belletete said they are still investigating the cause of the accident. Although the impact … 0

New Ipswich: Fundraiser for victims of house fire

Monday, September 15, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Friends of the Paris family, who lost their home to a fire last week, have been pulling together to raise money to help the family get back on its feet. In the early hours of Sept. 8, the Paris family of Ashby Road in New Ipswich were awoken by the … 0

Jaffrey: Injured hiker rescued

Monday, September 15, 2014

JAFFREY — Fish and Game Conservation officers were called to Mount Monadnock for an injured young hiker on Saturday night. While hiking with a group of Police Cadets from Windsor, Conn., a 14-year-old boy suffered a lower leg injury at approximately 5 p.m., after slipping on wet rocks while hiking in the rain on White Dot Trail, according to a press release issued … 0

Jaffrey Police Log: July 10, 2014

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Jaffrey Thursday, July 3 Motor vehicle stop: At 6:45 p.m., police stopped a vehicle on Main Street for an alleged violation and found the driver, Jonathan Sheller, 28, of Jaffrey, was driving without a valid license. He was issued a summons for driving with an expired license, with … 0

Court Log: July 3, 2014

Monday, July 7, 2014

Greenfield Police Thomas Belcher, 26, of Greenfield, false imprisonment, $310; possession of marijuana, $310. Heather McCormack, 33, of Greenfield, operating without a valid license, $124. Hancock Police Dennis Gautreau, 49, of Leominster, Mass., operating without a valid license, $124; speeding, $77.50. Jaffrey Police Joshua Lane, 24, of Jaffrey, … 0

Wilton: Bridge to close for repairs starting Monday

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

WILTON — A state-owned bridge on Route 31, located behind the Label Art Building and connected to Island Street, will be closed to traffic for approximately six weeks, while the state effects a replacement of the bridge’s decking. … 0

Rindge: Police seek driver of crashed car

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

RINDGE — Police are investigating a single car crash that caused damage to traffic signs on Payson Hill Road after finding an abandoned vehicle a mile from the scene. Police said they are looking for the driver of a 2003 Dodge pickup truck who allegedly drove off the … 0

Jaffrey: Motorbiker who hit woman and dog found guilty, fined

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

A Jaffrey man who struck a woman and her dog with his motorbike while they was walking on Rails to Trails in May has been found guilty of three Fish and Game violations. Daniel Ouellette, 19, of Jaffrey, appeared in court on June 11; an 8th Circuit Court … 0

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

ANTRIM Tuesday, June 24 Motor vehicle accident: At 4 p.m., Michael Conner, 58, of Concord called Antrim police stating that he struck the guardrail in the area of Keene Road and Clinton Road with his 2014 Dodge Avenger while traveling west. Conner stated that he notified his employer … 0

Jaffrey Police Logs: July 2, 2014

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

JAFFREY Tuesday, June 24 Motor vehicle accident: At 4:52 p.m., police received a call from Martin Degrandpre, 56, of Jaffrey, reporting he had crashed his motorcycle into a tree in Sandy Lane after avoiding a dog in the roadway. An officer responded to Degrandpre’s residence and issued him … 0

Dublin Police Logs: July 2, 2014

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

DUBLIN Sunday, June 22 Motor vehicle accident: At 11:10 a.m., police responded to a two-crash at the intersection of Route 101 and Route 137. Police said Rebecca Parsons, 57, of Kissimee, Fla., was driving a 2008 Jeep Wrangler that collided with a 1996 Honda Accord, driven by Rachel … 0

LYNDEBOROUGH: Charges pending in domestic violence case

Monday, June 30, 2014

LYNDEBOROUGH — A domestic disturbance on June 23 resulted in an arrest for assault after police were called to the scene. Lyndeborough police, assisted by Wilton police, responded to a reported disturbance on Lavina Lane in Lyndeborough. Following investigation, police arrested Curt Simpson, 63, of Lyndeborough. Simpson was … 0

Jaffrey police log: June 26, 2014

Monday, June 30, 2014

JAFFREY Arrest: At 11:00 p.m., police arrested Thomas Devarney. 28, of Jaffrey on Fitzgerald Drive and charged him with possession of marijuana. He was released on a $1000 personal recognizance with a court date of Aug. 7. Sunday, … 0