Crime

Peterborough police log: March 26, 2015

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Peterborough Monday, March 16 Assist fire: At 1:08 p.m., police received a report of two dogs on the ice at the Contoocook River by the Jack Daniels Motor Inn. The Fire Department responded to the call. Fire Chief Ed Walker said the dogs were simply playing. Missing person: At 4:36 p.m., a resident of Spring Road in Sharon reported a man had become separated from his daughter while they were … 0

Greenfield police log: March 26, 2015

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

GREENFIELD Tuesday, Feb. 24 Assist: At 8:39 a.m., police assisted Hillsborough police with delivering a message to a Greenfield resident. Assist: At 2:57 p.m., police assisted a family in a Slip Road residence whose furnace was not working. Wednesday, Feb. 25 Suspicious vehicle: At 11:33 a.m., police responded to Slip Road after the Department of Public Works reported a suspicious vehicle. Police did … 0

Antrim police log: March 19, 2015

Monday, March 23, 2015

ANTRIM Tuesday, March 10 Motor vehicle accident: At 11:48 a.m., an officer responded to a two-vehicle motor vehicle accident near the intersection of Concord Street and Goodell Road. Robert Anderson, 67, of Antrim was turning his 1998 Chevy Suburban Blazer into his driveway when it was struck by a 2004 Ford F350, driven by Stephen Schacht, 62, of Antrim, according to police. Police … 0

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, Jan. 27 Accident: At 1:50 p.m., police received a report from a Squantum Road resident stating that someone had crashed into her mailbox and drove away. A neighbor identified the driver and police responded to the driver’s residence and located the vehicle in question. There was … 0

Francestown police log: Feb. 12, 2015

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

FRANCESTOWN Saturday, Jan. 24: Motor vehicle accident: At 8:50 a.m., an officer responded to a single vehicle motor vehicle accident on Bennington Road at Old Turnpike Road. Julie Newcombe, 43, of Bennington was driving southbound when she lost control of her 1999 Chevrolet and was transported to Monadnock … 0

Antrim police log: Feb. 12, 2015

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

antrim Wednesday, Feb. 4: Motor vehicle accident: At 11:06 a.m., police received reports of a minor motor vehicle accident. Ashley LaChance, 24, of Peterborough was pulling out of Beaver Dam Road onto West Street when Merideth Shepard, 18, of Bennington, driving a green 1992 Jeep Wrangler eastbound on … 0

Jury enters deliberations in arson trial of ex-firefighter

Thursday, February 5, 2015

DOVER — The jury in the arson trial of former Peterborough firefighter Gregory Potter deliberated through Monday afternoon without reaching a verdict. The jury, which started their deliberation Thursday afternoon, continued all of Friday and through Monday. Potter, … 0

Peterborough: Utility truck flies out of Route 101 rotary into snow

Monday, February 9, 2015

A bucket truck towing new utility poles failed to slow down at the rotary on Route 101 Thursday afternoon, and sailed over the side of the road. “The vehicle, for whatever reason, did not slow down,” Peterborough Police … 0

Hancock police log: Feb. 10, 2015

Monday, February 9, 2015

HANCOCK Thursday, Jan. 29: Abandoned vehicle: At 6 p.m., police discovered a Volkswagen Jetta parked in the breakdown lane near the intersection of Concord Road and Elmwood Road. No operator was in the vehicle at the time, but police checked on the vehicle later and it had been … 0

Lyndeborough: Firefighters battle blaze at Feel Good

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

LYNDEBOROUGH — Crews worked in freezing temperatures and blowing snow to battle a three-alarm fire on Johnson Corner Road on Monday night. The fire, which officials first thought to be caused by a chimney fire, has now been … 0

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Antrim police logs: Feb. 5, 2015 … 0

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Revocations The state has revoked the driver’s licenses of the following residents because they were convicted of driving while intoxicated: Evan Michael Imperato, 45, Antrim Kassandra M. Gordon, 23, Jaffrey Jeffrey L. Weston, 34, Jaffrey Robert F. Weddleton, 36, Peterborough … 0

Arson detective testifies in Potter trial

Friday, January 30, 2015

DOVER — Frank Daly of the Lawrence, Massachusetts, Police Department — a former Durham Police detective and one of the prosecution’s last witnesses in the arson trial of former Peterborough firefighter Gregory Potter — began his testimony Friday. … 0