New Ipswich police logs: Jan. 7, 2014
Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013
Motor vehicle accident: At 11:39 a.m., a resident reported an overturned pick-up on Willard Road to police. The driver was uninjured and was attempting to turn the truck back over by himself. The truck was partially blocking one lane of the road. Village Mobil responded to the accident and pulled the vehicle upright, and the owner was able to drive the vehicle from the scene under its own power.
Friday, Dec. 6, 2013
Animal control complaint: At 3:09 p.m., police responded to Turnpike Road for a report of a stray Labrador snapping at people. When police arrived, the resident reported that the owner of the animal had been found and notified, and the dog returned. Police confirmed that the dog had been returned to its Turnpike Road residence.
Arrest: At 9 p.m., police arrested Erik Debettencourt, 18, of New Ipswich on a warrant issued by New Ipswich Police charging him with criminal mischief. Debettencourt was released on $1,000 personal recognizance bail and issued a court date of Jan. 7 at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey.
Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013
Motor vehicle accident: At 1:13 p.m., while on patrol, police came across a vehicle stuck in the area of 1200 Turnpike Road. Police stood by until a tow truck arrived to assist the vehicle.
Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013
Animal control complaint: At 10:52 a.m., police responded to Pine Road for a report of a pig in the road. Police checked Pine Road and Old New Ipswich Road in Rindge, but did not locate the animal. Dispatch then advised that the resident had reported they were still following behind the pig in a car and it had crossed into Rindge. Rindge police were contacted to pick up the animal.
Animal control complaint: At 11:54 a.m., a Turnpike Road resident reported his 6-month-old Redbone Coonhound had slipped his collar and gone missing.
Arrest: At 5:55 p.m., police stopped a car for speeding and issued a warning to the driver, Lisa Blais, 18 of New Ipswich. Police requested and were granted consent to check the vehicle. Police checked the car and allegedly found a controlled substance, believed to be marijuana. Blaise was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled drug, and released on $1,000 personal recognizance bail. He was issued a court date of Jan. 7 at 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey.
Monday, Dec. 9, 2013
Motor vehicle accident: At 6:25 a.m., while en route to the Police Department, police came across a car that had driven off the road. Police spoke to a bystander who advised no one was injured. Police spoke with the female operator who advised that she had slid off the road. A tow company responded to get the car back on the road. The car sustained damage to the front driver side headlight.
Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013
Theft: At 1:57 p.m., a Green Farm Road resident reported that someone had stolen his orange 2000 Ariens snowblower out of his yard at some point during the night. The resident reported that there were tracks from where it was taken from his yard, through his neighbor’s property and to the road.
Theft: At 3:45 p.m., an Ashby Road resident reported that UPS had reported dropping off a package at her home at 1:02 p.m., according to the package tracking information, but when someone arrived home at 4:40 p.m., the package was not there. The resident reported the missing package to UPS. Upon following up on the case, police learned that UPS had delivered the package to the wrong house.
Arrest: At 9:35 p.m., police responded to an Ashby Road residence for a report of a domestic dispute. After talking with both involved parties, police arrested Sean Somero, 18, of New Ipswich and charged him with domestic violence-related simple assault and with obstructing the report of a crime. Somero was released on $1,500 personal recognizance bail and issued a court date of Jan. 7 at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey.
Friday, Dec. 13, 2013
Motor vehicle accident: At 12:20 p.m., police responded to a single-car accident on Hubbard Pond Road. Janete Costa of New Ipswich was operating a 2008 Honda when she reportedly lost control of the vehicle and slid into the embankment, causing passenger side front-end damage and a flat tire. Police gave Costa a courtesy ride home, and the vehicle was left at the scene until the tire could be replaced.
Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013
Motor vehicle accident: At 8:05 p.m., police responded to a single-car accident on Hubbard Pond Road. While driving his white Ford Ranger, Luke Stevens, 19, of New Ipswich reportedly slid off the roadway and into a tree, causing heavy front-end damage but no injury. Stevens declined medical treatment and the vehicle was towed from the scene to Steven’s residence.
Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013
Motor vehicle accident: At 9:40 a.m., police were advised that an Eastern Propane truck, driven by Guy Winter, 49, of Winchendon, Mass., and owned by Eastern Propane Gas Inc. of Danvers, Mass., was in a ditch on Highbridge Road, across from Leger’s Farm. Police stood by while the truck was removed. There was no damage to the vehicle.
Theft: At 1:18 p.m., police took a report of an unknown number of Oxycodone pills taken from a place of work between the hours of 3 p.m. and 4 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013
Animal control complaint: At 10:14 a.m., a Hubbard Pond Road resident reported two dogs had gone into her yard and attacked her dog, which was tied up on the deck. The dogs were described as one black, white and brown medium-sized dog and another one tall, brown and black mix, both with no collars. The dogs were located and taken into custody at 11:58 a.m., and the owner was notified to retrieve the dogs.