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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 stand trial early next year on five counts of arson and one count of falsifying evidence. But first, a Strafford County Superior … 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 three vehicles, said Oswalt in an interview following the investigation on Tuesday, but it became … 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 them in protective custody; they were later released to their parents. One of them was … 0

Jaffrey: Police: Juvenile pulled knife

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Jaffrey police arrested a minor involved in a fight Tuesday afternoon. The 13-year-old boy was taken into custody after he allegedly pulled out a knife during a fight with other juveniles in the area of Howard Hill Road. Police said one person was injured as a result of … 0

New Ipswich police logs: June 12, 2014

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

New Ipswich Saturday, May 31 Arrest: At 7:35 p.m., police responded to a 911 call from Turnpike Road, reporting an assault. At the conclusion of the investigation, police arrested Martin Brown, 54, of New Ipswich, and charged him with simple assault, domestic violence. Brown was transported to the … 0

Revocations:

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Revocations The state has revoked the driver’s licenses of the following residents because they were convicted of driving while intoxicated: Tanya L. Solod, 47, Bennington Zachary Frost, 20, Francestown Kyle B. Davis, 26, Greenville Sandra E. Elrick, 50, Jaffrey Jordan L. Maack, 23, Jaffrey Dillon J. Motyka, 22, … 0

Temple-Greenville police logs: June 12, 2014

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Temple-Greenville Friday, May 23 Motor vehicle accident: While traveling on Pleasant Street in Greenville, Stanley S. Brown, 50, of Mason and a 16-year-old of New Ipswich were involved in a two-car motor vehicle accident. There were no physical injuries. There was minor damage to the vehicles. Wednesday, May … 0

Francestown police logs: June 12, 2014

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Francestown Friday, May 30 Scam: At 8:20 p.m., police received a report of a phone scam from an Old County Road South resident. Saturday, May 31 911 hang up: At 8:15 a.m., police responded to a 911 hang-up call on New Boston Road. The resident was attempting to … 0

Rindge police logs: June 12, 2014

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

RINDGE Thursday, June 5 Motor Vehicle Accident: At 1:30 p.m., police responded to a single-car crash on Cathedral Road. A 22-year-old Rindge man driving a 2011 Ford Fusion left the side of the road and struck a guardrail. No injuries were reported and no charges were filed. Monday, … 0

Dublin police logs: June 12, 2014

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

DUBLIN Sunday, June 1 Arrest: At around 10:30 a.m., with the assistance of the Peterborough Police Department, Dublin Police arrested Louisa Walker, 54, Peterborough, on an arrest warrant for the misdemeanor charge of theft of services. Police obtained the warrant after investigating a theft of services complaint from … 0

Peterborough: Police break up youth drinking

Monday, June 9, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Police took 13 teenagers into custody Saturday night after finding them with alcoholic beverages in the woods off of Monadnock Lane. At about 9:15 p.m., police received a call regarding a possible underage party in the woods. When police arrived, they located 13 people, gathered around … 0

Jaffrey police log: June 5, 2014

Monday, June 9, 2014

Jaffrey Wednesday, May 28 Arrest: At 1:30 a.m., police arrested James Nero, 56, of Troy for possession of marijuana and littering. He was released on a $1000 personal recognizance bail with a court date of June 26. A police officer stopped Nero for a traffic violation when he … 0

Court log: June 10, 2014

Monday, June 9, 2014

Greenville police Matthew Jones, 23, of Merrimack, speeding, $51,67. Hancock police Alexandra Bean, 25, of Dublin, speeding, $77.50. New Ipswich police James Gates, 27, of New Ipswich, simple assault, $1,200 with $1,000 suspended for 24 months; obstructing report of a crime, $1,200 with $1000 suspended for 24 months. … 0