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

Court Logs - June 16, 2015

Monday, June 15, 2015

Dublin John Paige, 46, Dublin, domestic violence, charges not carried forward. Hancock Robert Sardinskas, 55, Prospect, Connecticut, speeding, dismissed at the State’s request. Jaffrey Jeremy Doubleday, 19, Peterborough, theft, $336 fine with $150 suspended until July 30, restitution of $54.36 payable to the Prosecutor’s Office; unlawful possession of … 0

Antrim: 5.5 years prison time in sex case

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Editor’s note: This story appears in today’s edition of the Concord Monitor. An earlier version misstated the prison sentence. A 70-year-old man convicted of breaching his sex offender registration requirements by caring for a young teen has been … 0

Rindge: Crash causes power outage

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Police say a Swanzey man fell asleep at the wheel last Thursday and crashed into a telephone pole. The accident resulted in an hour-long power outage that impacted 99 Eversource customers. A 2009 GMC Sierra, driven by Bradley Coll, 43, of Swanzey, was headed east on Route 119, … 0

Jaffrey: Accident closes road

Thursday, June 11, 2015

A single-vehicle accident closed down a road and led to 55 residents being without power for about two hours on Wednesday. At 10:53 a.m., police responded to the corner of Gilmore Pond Road and Peabody Hill Road where … 0

Police Logs: Jaffrey - June 11, 2015

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, June 2 Possession of marijuana: At 9:30 p.m., police responded to Contoocook Beach on Squantum Road for a vehicle parked at the beach parking lot after hours. Subsequently, police arrested Sarah Thayer, 21, of Winchendon, Massachusetts, and charged her with possession of a controlled/narcotic drugs. She … 0

Police Logs: Rindge - June, 11, 2015

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Rindge Thursday, June 4 Motor vehicle accident: At 5:44 a.m., police responded to a single-car accident on Route 119, in which Bradley Coll, 43, of Swanzey reportedly fell asleep behind the wheel of his 2009 GMC Sierra. Coll was traveling eastbound on Route 119 when he crossed into … 0

Antrim: Three arrested in road racing incident

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

An Antrim man and two others were arrested late Friday night in Deering in connection with an alleged road racing incident. Deering Police responded to 2nd N.H. Turnpike at 9:53 p.m., where they arrested Christopher Lachance, 27, of Antrim, and charged him with reckless operation, disobeying an officer … 0

Peterborough: One hurt in car crash Sunday

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — A man sustained minor injuries in a car crash early Sunday, which sent his vehicle through a guardrail and down an embankment. A Subaru driven by Benjamin LeBlanc, 20, of Mont Vernon broke through the guardrail, smashed into a tree, and came to a stop on … 0

Bennington police log: June 9, 2015

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Bennington Wednesday, May 27 High speed: At 11:45 p.m., an officer was returning from Hillsborough on Route 202, when a white sedan traveling in the opposite direction was observed going 85 mph. Antrim police requested Bennington police stop the vehicle, but the officer was unable to locate it. … 0

Court Logs - June 9, 2015

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Greenfield Derek Dechaine, 26, Greenfield, simple assault, dismissed at the State’s request; simple assault, dismissed at the State’s request; simple assault, dismissed at the State’s request. Wade Somero, 24, New Ipswich, simple assault, dismissed at the State’s request; criminal mischief, dismissed at the State’s request; simple assault, dismissed … 0