Hancock Police Log: June 11, 2013
Thursday, May 23
Complaint: At 5:50 p.m., police were notified of a verbal altercation that had occurred between three juveniles and a resident on School Street. Officer Frank Shea located the juveniles at the elementary school playground and spoke to them.
Residence check: At 6:25 p.m., Shea checked a vacant Antrim Road property after noticing an open door. There was no sign of forced entry and the property was in good order.
Friday, May 24
Assist: At 3:05 p.m., Shea and Officer Melissa Hetrick assisted Greenfield police in locating a person who had been missing from Plowshare Farm in Greenfield.
Assist: At 9 p.m., Shea assisted Greenfield police and firefighters at the scene of a chimney fire on Cavender Road.
Saturday, May 25
911 hang-up: At 10:35 a.m., after responding to a 911 hang-up call, Hetrick spoke to a child who had been playing with the phone.
Assist: At 12:28 p.m., Hetrick assisted Greenfield police in locating three missing hikers.
Missing dock: At 1:35 p.m., a caller reported docks were missing from a camp on Nubanusit Lake. Hetrick provided the caller with information about a dock that had floated over to a lakeshore residence off Boutwell Road the previous week.
Sunday, May 26
Assist: At 11 a.m., Hetrick assisted rescue workers on Longview Road. A 42-year-old man who had fallen from a ladder was taken to Monadnock Community Hospital.
Assist: At 11:30 a.m., Hetrick assisted Greenfield police during Greenfield’s Memorial Day parade.
Monday, May 27
Suspicious vehicle: At 12:25 p.m., Hetrick and Chief Andrew Wood checked on a suspicious vehicle reported at a Forest Road residence. It belonged to a person hired by a mortgage company to inspect the property.
Assist: At 6:32 p.m., Wood assisted Greenfield police with a domestic dispute on Sawmill Road.
Wednesday, May 29
Assist: At 6:20 p.m., Hetrick assisted a motorist on Main Street whose car had a dead battery. They were unable to start the car, which was left parked on the street overnight.
Alarm: At 9:10 p.m., Hetrick responded to a burglar alarm at a Kimball Road residence. The building was secure; the alarm may have been caused by a thunderstorm.
Thursday, May 30
Accident: At 7:15 a.m., a 2008 Chevrolet pick-up truck driven by Victor Wheeler, 48, of Peterborough hit a parked Volvo as Wheeler was backing out of a parking space on Main Street. The Volvo had some body damage. The truck was not damaged.
Assist: At 6:35 p.m., Hetrick assisted rescue workers at an Elmwood Road residence. A woman was taken to Monadnock Community Hospital.
Friday, May 31
Alarm: At 7:25 a.m., Shea responded to an alarm from a Kimball Road residence. The residence was secure.
Alarm: At 11:38 a.m., Shea responded to an alarm from a Vatcher Road residence. The residence was secure.
Complaint: At 2 p.m., a bicyclist told Shea he had been riding on Route 202 when a car went by and brushed him with the side view mirror. He didn’t fall off the bike and wasn’t hurt, but he said the driver didn’t stop. Shea broadcast information about the vehicle and the driver was stopped by Bennington police. She said she didn’t think she had hit the bicyclist. She said she looked in her mirror after she went by and saw that he was still riding.
Saturday, June 1
Assist: At 10:16 p.m., Shea assisted Greenfield police with a domestic dispute at Greenfield State Park. Two people were arrested by Greenfield police.
Assist: At 7:10 p.m., Officer John Minichiello opened a car door at Seven Maples Campground for a person who had been locked out of the car.
Assist: At 9:45 p.m., Minichiello checked on a car parked on the side of Route 202 with its flashers on. The driver said she’d had an argument with her boyfriend and he had gotten out of the car and was walking along the road. Minichiello spoke to the man, who got back in the car, and the couple drove off.
Sunday, June 2
Dead moose: At 9:14 a.m., Shea went to Stoddard Road after getting a report of a dead moose near the town line. The moose was eventually located in Stoddard and the N.H. Fish and Game Department was contacted.
Complaint: At 1:30 p.m., Shea spoke to several people at the town beach on Norway Pond after getting a complaint about the language being used by juveniles.
Alarm: At 8:25 p.m., Wood responded to an alarm from a Brimstone Corner Road residence. He found a garage door open and checked the residence, which was secure.
Tuesday, June 4
Assist: At 7:30 p.m., Wood assisted Bennington police with an arrest.