Crime

Two benches were at the town common were destroyed over the weekend by a vehicle.

Rindge: Police obtaining warrant for bench destruction

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Police are preparing a warrant for the driver who allegedly destroyed two benches on the Rindge town common over the weekend. Police Chief Todd Muilenberg declined to identify the driver, but based on police records from multiple departments, the suspect appears to be Daniel Antilla, 21, of Gardner, Massachusetts. “We started poking around the crime scene and found some paint … 0

Peterborough: 75-year prison term possible

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — An ex-firefighter who was found guilty of intentionally setting fire to five apartment buildings in a two-hour drunken spree faces a possible 75-year sentence tomorrow. Gregory Potter’s sentencing hearing is scheduled for 1 p.m. at Strafford County Superior Court. Potter, 23, faces prison sentences of 7½ to 15 years, and a $4,000 fine for each of the five counts of arson … 0

Indictments handed down in three cases

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Four men were indicted in July in Hillsborough County Superior Court in Manchester in connection for various crimes committed in the region. Brett Flagg, 26, of Greenfield, was indicted by a grand jury on the charge of driving after being declared a habitual offender. Peterborough police arrested Flagg in June 2014, following a motor vehicle stop on Grove Street in Peterborough. The habitual … 0

Police Logs: Francestown - July 2, 2015

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Francestown Monday, June 22 Improper operation: At 2:45 p.m., police received a motor vehicle complaint relative to improper operation along Route 136. The suspected vehicle was subsequently stopped on Route 136 and the operator was issued a warning for speed and following to close. Thursday, June 25 Assisting … 0

Peterborough: Two rescued from summit

Monday, June 29, 2015

Two Amherst hikers and their dog were rescued near the summit of Pack Monadnock, after the 17-year-olds got lost at night on the Wapack Trail. Peterborough and Temple Police found Elizabeth Silvis-Chandley and Elizabeth Maloney uninjured at about 10 p.m. Friday. The teenagers started hiking the Wapack Trail … 0

Peterborough police log: June 25, 2015

Monday, June 29, 2015

Peterborough Saturday, June 13 Suspicious incident: At 12:33 p.m., an anonymous caller said a man was carrying a gun in his back pocket at the Shell gas station on Wilton Road. Officer Martin Kolb could not find the man. Noise complaint: At 5:15 p.m., a caller reported a … 0

Police Logs: Dublin - June 30, 2015

Monday, June 29, 2015

Dublin Friday, June 19 Car vs. deer: At 3 p.m., police responded to a two-vehicle accident involving a deer on Chesham Road. A 2004 Chevrolet Venture, driven by Laurence Saunders, 69, of Harrisville, was traveling southbound when a 2009 Honda Fit, driven by Alexandra Zuser, 34, of Harrisville, … 0

Police Logs: Hancock - June 30, 2015

Monday, June 29, 2015

Hancock Friday, May 15 Welfare check: At 9:15 p.m., police responded to a Prospect Hill Road residence for a welfare check. Saturday, May 16 Motor vehicle accident: At 8 a.m., police responded to Concord Road where a 2009 Subaru, driven by Daleanne Blake-Childs, 54, of Hillsborough, hit a … 0

Police Logs: Francestown - June 30, 2015

Monday, June 29, 2015

Francestown Monday, June 15 Nuisance report: At 8:30 a.m., police received a nuisance report of a dog barking in the late evening and early morning in the area of Clarksville Road. Further investigation indicated that this has been an ongoing issue for some time. The dog’s owner was … 0

Rindge: 7-14 years for negligent homicide

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

KEENE — A Massachusetts man with two prior DWI convictions was sentenced to seven to 14 years in prison Wednesday, in connection with a drunken driving accident that led to the death of a 25-year-old Jaffrey father of … 0

Francestown: Town seeks new part-time chief

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

FRANCESTOWN — The town will be starting a search for a part-time police chief, using a board of community members and former and current police chiefs from across the state to select a final pool of candidates. The former full-time chief, Steve Bell, resigned in March. The department … 0

Jaffrey man arrested after road rage incident

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

A Jaffrey man has been charged with second-degree assault, reckless conduct and disorderly conduct, after a road rage incident in which police say he attacked another man with a construction power tool. David Bell, 60, was arrested Monday … 0

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Revocations The state has revoked the driver’s licenses of the following residents because they were convicted of driving while intoxicated: Kristin A. Potito, 46, Bennington Susan G. Moran, 62, Francestown Bradley C. Davis, 32, Jaffrey Brian J. Hardy, 39, Jaffrey Kurk R. Marrotte, 52, Jaffrey Susan L. Troisi, … 0