Crime

Bennington: Man to pay back $8K for fraud

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

A Bennington man has been ordered to pay more than $8,000 in restitution after he was found guilty of welfare fraud, according to court documents on file at the Cheshire County Superior Court. Authorities say Christopher Kavenagh, 40, intentionally made false statements about his income to the N.H. Department of Health and Human Services between August 2011 and June 2012. Kavenagh lied about his employment status so he could obtain … 0

Peterborough: Minor injuries in accident

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — An accident on Wilton Road on Saturday sent two women to Monadnock Community Hospital for evaluation. A 2002 Lexus SC430, driven by Richard Carvalho, 79, of Peterborough, collided with a 2009 Honda CRV driven by Heather Norman, 26, of Swanzey, as Carvalho turned left from Pine Street onto Wilton Road. When emergency … 0

Update: Crash victim in intensive care unit

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — A Peterborough man injured in a single-vehicle rollover on Temple Mountain on Tuesday is still in intensive care, but is expected to fully recover, according to family members. Brenden Singelais, 21, suffered bone fractures to both arms and one of his legs, as well as internal injuries, according to emergency officials. … 0

Jaffrey: Brush fires plaguing the region

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Fire officials throughout the state are warning residents to be aware of their surroundings, after a number of brush fires have broken out in the past few days. The Jaffrey Fire Department responded to 111 Gilmore Pond Rd. … 0

Antrim police log: May 7, 2015

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Antrim Thursday, April 30 Arrest: Tucker Lamb, 18, of Antrim turned himself in at 5:26 p.m. on a warrant seeking his arrest for an alleged hit-and-run, police said. Lamb allegedly drove his beige Toyota Tacoma into two portions of the Shea Field fence and fled the scene. He … 0

Francestown police log: May 7, 2015

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Francestown Thursday, April 30 Alarm: At 10:48 a.m., police received reports of a panic alarm at the Town Offices. They responded and found it to be an accident. Animal complaint: At around 1:20 p.m., police responded to a Muzzey Road residence after complaints of a dog being a … 0

Rindge police logs; May 7, 2015

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Rindge Sunday, May 3 Arrest: At 3:11 p.m., George Temple, 34, of Baldwinville, Massachusetts turned himself into the Rindge police subsequent to an incident that occurred on May 1. Temple was charged with conduct after an accident and operating after suspension. He was released on a summons and … 0

Peterborough police log: May 7, 2015

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Peterborough Monday, April 27 Attempted burglary: At 10:36 a.m., a Main Street resident reported an attempted break-in at an apartment she owns. According to police, nothing was stolen. Tuesday, April 28 Accident: At 3:40 p.m. near Mr. Mike’s Market on Grove Street, a 2011 Ford pickup driven by … 0

Peterborough police log: May 5, 2015

Monday, May 4, 2015

Peterborough Friday, April 24 Masked man: At 3:38 p.m., a resident reported seeing a masked man pushing a cart or stroller along Wilton Road. Police found the man. They learned he was participating in a Make-A-Wish Foundation event. Saturday, April 25 Controlled substance: At 12:26 a.m., Officer Ashley … 0

Peterborough: ML

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Peterborough firefighters rush into a Depot Square business Tuesday afternoon, after a caller reported smelling a fire. The call turned out to be a false alarm. … 0

Francestown police log: April 28, 2015

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

FRANCESTOWN Tuesday, April 21 Citizen assist: At 9:52 a.m., an officer responded to a Garrish Road residence to verify a Vehicle Identification Number. Animal complaint: At 12:24 p.m., an officer responded to Route 136 near the Greenfield town line after reports of a dog loose in the roadway. … 0

Antrim police log: April 28, 2015

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

ANTRIM Tuesday, April 21 Salamander Samaritan: At 12:45 a.m., police received reports of an alleged suspicious male subject walking near the intersection of Keene Road and Salmon Road. Upon arrival, police made contact with the man, who said he was collecting salamanders from the roadway and bringing them … 0

Peterborough police log: April 30, 2015

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Peterborough Monday, April 20 Missing iPad: At 2:20 p.m., a Concord Street resident reported leaving her iPad on the roof of her car Saturday and then driving away.. Salamander Samaritan: At 11:10 p.m., police found a Hancock resident helping frogs and salamanders cross the road on Hancock Road … 0