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

Police Logs: Rindge - April 30, 2015

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Rindge Sunday, April 26 Trespassing: At 3:50 a.m., police responded to a Welling Road residence and arrested Kevin Bragan, 28, of Brighton, Massachusetts, and charged him with criminal trespassing. Police said Bragan walked into the home uninvited. Bragan was transported to the Cheshire County House of Corrections in … 0

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Jaffrey Wednesday, April 8 Drug/alcohol arrest: At 1 a.m., police observed a male dressed in black clothing with a backpack walking through a downtown business parking lot. After contacting the man, police discovered he was in possession of alcohol and marijuana. Ryan C. Stevenson, 19, of Winchendon, Massachusetts … 0

Police Logs: Dublin - April 30, 2015

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Dublin Friday, April 24 Driving after suspension: At 7:00 p.m., police stopped Mollie Ringland, 23, of Winchester on Main Street for an uninspected vehicle. Ringland was consequently arrested and charged with driving after suspension and was given a June 2 court date at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey. … 0

Peterborough: Stranded kayakers rescued

Monday, April 27, 2015

Firefighters rescued three ConVal students stranded on an island Thursday after their kayaks capsized in the frigid Contoocook River. Emily Garland, her younger sister, Madeline Garland and Elizabeth O’Rourke’s injuries were minor, and they declined medical treatment, said … 0

Peterborough: Plea deal reached

Monday, April 27, 2015

A Peterborough landlord reached a plea deal with the state for embezzling more than $15,000 from the town of Troy. She used the money to pay utility bills at a rental property in Peterborough, as well as properties in Troy and Plymouth. Cynthia Satas, 63, who owns the … 0

PETERBOROUGH: Man charged with burglary in 2 towns

Monday, April 27, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — A suspect charged this month in connection with two business burglaries in Greenfield was arrested over the weekend for a home burglary in Peterborough that allegedly took place in October. Codie Andersen, 17, of Greenfield was arrested Sunday evening and charged with burglary. It is alleged … 0

Hancock police log: April 23, 2015

Monday, April 27, 2015

HANCOCK Wednesday, April 1 Citizen assist: At 9 a.m., an Antrim resident inquired about rates for police details. An officer provided the requested information. Animal complaint: At 10:52 a.m., police received reports that a resident’s dog — a chocolate Lab named Buddy — had taken off into the … 0

Francestown police log: April 28, 2015

Monday, April 27, 2015

FRANCESTOWN Saturday, April 18 Animal complaint: At 10:27 a.m., police received reports of stray dogs, which an animal control officer was called to transport. An officer met the complainant at the station, took possession of the canines, and transported them back to their Scoby Road owners. Sunday, April … 0

Peterborough police log: April 28, 2015

Monday, April 27, 2015

Peterborough Thursday, April 16 Forgery: At 3:19 p.m., a Grove Street business owner reported Nicholas Brettschieder, 27, of Leominster, Massachusetts, attempted to cash a check he said Brettschieder stole from him. When police arrived at the bank, Brettschieder fled on foot. Jaffrey Police arrested Brettschieder at 4:30 p.m. … 0

Bennington police log: April 28, 2015

Monday, April 27, 2015

Bennington Sunday, April 12 Gun complaint: At 1:15 p.m., police responded to North Bennington Road for reported gunfire. Police found that the use of the gun was lawful upon arrival and let it continue. Sunday, April 19 Property dispute: At 12:50 p.m., police responded to Starret Road after … 0