Crime

Peterborough: Burst pipe briefly shuts down water to part of town

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Much of Peterborough from Noone Falls south is without water after a water main break at New Hampshire Ball Bearings early Tuesday. Hans Baker, NHBB’s marketing coordinator, said around noontime workers are repairing the damage. The ball bearing manufacturer expects the repairs to be finished Tuesday afternoon. Leo Smith, business manager for Peterborough, said he wasn’t yet able to provide a time line for when water service will resume after … 0

Hancock: No one injured when minivan catches fire

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Gail Dubeck watched flames engulf and char her minivan in front of her Hancock home Tuesday as she also tried to pull her husband, William, back from fighting the fire with a garden hose. Gail was thankful and in good spirits Wednesday evening. She said that before the fire department arrived, “My biggest … 0

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Revocations The state has revoked the driver’s licenses of the following residents because they were convicted of driving while intoxicated: James M. Krieger, 56, Bennington John W. Harvey, 44, Hancock Timothy J. Cyr, 21, Lyndeborough Joseph R. Borsari, 23, Peterborough … 0

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Jaffrey Wednesday, July 23 Summons: At 3:30 p.m., after stopping a Chevrolet Cruze for a motor vehicle violation, police learned that the operator, Sandra Elrick, 50, of Rindge, has a license restriction of an alcohol interlock device, which this vehicle did not have. She was released on a … 0

Peterborough: Motion filed in arson case

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Former Peterborough firefighter Gregory Potter, who is accused of setting a series of fires at five residential buildings in Durham in the early morning hours of Feb. 2, 2013, while people were inside the apartments, is scheduled to … 0

Jaffrey: Car crash results in minor injuries

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

JAFFREY — Four people escaped a two-car crash at the entrance to the McDonald’s parking lot in Jaffrey on Tuesday with only minor injuries, according to Police Chief Bill Oswalt. Originally, police were told the accident had involved … 1

Jaffrey Cop Log: July 17, 2014

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Jaffrey Wednesday, July 9 Protective custody: At 12:43 a.m., police came across a suspicious vehicle at Sandy Beach. Police say they found a 41-year-old Massachusetts man and two 16-year-old Jaffrey girls inside and near the vehicle, and the girls had been drinking. Police arrested the girls and placed … 0

Jaffrey: Blaze fought at MDS facility

Monday, July 14, 2014

JAFFREY — Firefighters from Jaffrey and eight neighboring towns fought a smoky fire in a building at Monadnock Disposal Service’s transfer station on Old Sharon Road in Jaffrey on Thursday afternoon. According to Jaffrey Fire Chief David Chamberlain, … 1

Rindge: Police chief interviews to start soon

Monday, July 14, 2014

RINDGE — The town of Rindge is closing in on a final candidate for its chief of police job, after former Chief Frank Morrill officially retired at the end of April. The town has been using Municipal Resources Inc., a company that provides professional, technical, and managerial support … 0

Monday, July 14, 2014

Antrim Thursday, July 10 Motor vehicle stop: Antrim Police were performing stationary radar on Keene Road, when police say a black 2013 GMC pickup truck pulled out and passed a car traveling east. The car that the pickup passed was traveling 51 mph, according to police. The truck … 0

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

antrim Wednesday, July 2 Arrest: Antrim police were parked on the shoulder of Keene Road using stationary radar when a black GMC 2001 Sonoma traveling east was observed moving at a high rate of speed. An Antrim officer received a read out from the radar of 67 mph, … 0

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

mason Saturday, June 28 Assist: At 10:30 p.m., Mason police assisted Mason first responders and Brookline ambulance at a residence with an infant having difficulty breathing. Monday, June 30 Report taken: At 6:30 p.m., Mason police received report that earlier in the day Google had advised a resident … 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