New Ipswich police log: July 25, 2013
Monday, July 8
Be on the lookout: At 11:12 p.m., police were informed by Swanzey Police to be on the lookout for a silver Chevy Cavalier-type vehicle with unknown plates, occupied by two men believed to be involved in an armed home invasion on South Road in Swanzey, in which a victim was assaulted and a handgun was displayed. The vehicle was last sighted driving in the direction of Webber Hill.
Tuesday, July 9
Theft: At 4:35 p.m., police took a report of a black and white mountain bike that had been stolen from behind the abandoned Central Elementary School. Police are investigating the theft.
Arrest: At 4:45 p.m., police arrested Scott Cormier, 42 of New Ipswich on a warrant charging him with disobeying a court order. Following his arrest, Cormier was arraigned at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey.
Wednesday, July 10
Assault: At 5:32 p.m., police responded to an Ashby Road residence for a report of a person out of control. When police arrived, a resident told police that his son was out of control and an assault had occurred. Police found Sean Somero, 18, of New Ipswich walking on Ashburnham Road, and arrested him and charged him with simple assault. Somero was released on $1,000 personal recognizance bail with a court date of Aug. 6 at the 8th District Court, Jaffrey.
Thursday, July 11
Animal control: At 10:43 p.m., a Nora Court resident called to report a large pig was lying in front of her home. Police responded and drove around the area, but no contact was made.
Friday, July 12
Trespassing: At 8:21 a.m., a Maki Road resident reported that on July 7, two dirt bikes went through his property and down his driveway. The owner of the property followed the dirt bikes, which turned onto Gibbs Avenue and then onto Turnpike. The riders were wearing full face masks. The resident submitted video footage of the incident..
Arrest: At 7:16 p.m., police arrested Brandon Kenney, 27, of New Ipswich on a warrant issued by the Keene Police Department, charging him with disobeying an officer, operation after suspension and unregistered motor vehicle. Kenney was released on $5,0000 personal recognizance; he is scheduled to appear on Aug. 20 at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey.
Suspicious person: At 9:19 p.m. a Binney Hill Road resident advised police that a man with long, dark hair had knocked on their window and then ran across their front lawn. Police responded and investigated the issue but did not make contact with the man.
Saturday, July 13
Animal control: At 10:03 p.m., police were notified that a resident had found a possible stray cat, gold in color with white paws. Police recommended contacting the Monadnock Humane Society.
Animal control: At 12:30 p.m., police were advised by a resident that he had found a missing Labrador that had been running in the road. The resident advised that the dog had tags, and said he would return the dog to its owner.
Monday, July 15
Motor vehicle accident: At 6:25 a.m., while driving on Highbridge Road, Jackie Pellerin, 35, of Greenville was driving a 1998 Chevy Lumina when she was involved in a single-car motor vehicle crash, police said. Pellerin’s car went off the road, between two trees and over a rock bed, and hit a tree. She was transported to Monadnock Community Hospital for treatment of her injuries. Pellerin told police she thinks a mechanical error caused her to lose control of the car. Pellerin’s car was towed from the scene.
Criminal mischief: At 10:52 p.m. police were advised that on Friday night a row of mailboxes, housed together on Timbertop Road, were damaged and pushed over, with one exception. On the following night, the last one standing was damaged and pushed over.
Theft: At 2:28 p.m., a Timbertop Road resident informed police that her mailbox and wooden post were stolen between Friday night and Saturday night.
Theft: At 3:15 p.m., a Temple Road resident advised police that during the night someone had entered his unlocked vehicle and stolen his prescription medication. There were no other items missing from the vehicle. Police are investigating.
Wednesday, July 17
Criminal mischief: At 10:10 a.m., a Turnpike Road resident reported that someone had tossed a glass bottle onto the cement area around her pool from her neighbor’s yard. The bottle smashed and the glass got into the pool.
Animal control: At 11:14 p.m., an Ashlawn Farm Road resident advised police that there were two large black pigs, approximately 150 pounds, in her yard. The resident did not know who the animals belonged to, but said she would attempt to corral them into her barn.
Arrest: At 8:30 p.m., police arrested Kyle Somero, 18, of New Ipswich on a warrant issued by the Rindge Police Department, charging him with criminal threatening. Somero was released on $500 cash bail and given a court date of Aug. 7.