New Ipswich police logs: Sept. 3, 2013
Thursday, Aug. 1
Criminal mischief: At 10:49 a.m., police were advised by a Villa Road resident that between the hours of 10 p.m. and 7:30 a.m., the rear window in his truck had been broken. On the back seat of the vehicle was a trailer hitch that had been on his passenger front seat the previous day. The owner believed the trailer hitch was used to break the window. His truck was unlocked. He reported his backseat was rifled through, but there wasn’t anything taken.
Protective custody: At 9:58 p.m., police responded to a verbal domestic dispute on Temple Road. When police arrived, those present informed police that a man had run into the woods. While police were on scene, the man returned and was allegedly intoxicated and belligerent, and attempted to get into a vehicle to drive home. Police placed the man, Tyler Hill, 22, of Greenville, into protective custody and transported him to Valley Street Jail.
Sunday, Aug. 4
Arrest: At 7 p.m., police received a report of a woman on Thayer Road, throwing guitars into the road blocking both lanes of travel. Police made contact with the woman, Nancy Montgomery, 56, of New Ipswich, and arrested her for criminal mischief and disorderly conduct. Montgomery was released on $1,500 personal recognizance bail and issued a court date of Sept. 3 at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey.
Tuesday, Aug. 6
Criminal mischief: At 12:10 p.m., police took a report that a 2009 Ford Fusion was parked in the TD parking lot when another driver pulled into the adjacent parking space in a 2000 Ford F150. The driver was seen slamming her driver’s door into the passenger side door of the Fusion, creating a vertical crease and drove off.
Burglary: At 1:42 p.m., a Binney Hill Road resident reported that at some point within the last two months, a camera and some of his wife’s jewelry was taken. Police said there are no suspects and no evidence was recovered from the scene.
Arrest: At 6:10 p.m., police arrested Joseph Brown, 25, of New Ipswich on a warrant, charging him with theft by unauthorized taking. He was released on $1,000 personal recognizance and issued a Sept. 3 court date at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey.
Arrest: At 8 p.m., police arrested Jakob Hanson, 19, of New Ipswich on a warrant, charging him with fraudulent use of a credit card. Hanson was released on $2,000 personal recognizance and issued a Sept. 3 court date at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey.
Wednesday, Aug. 7
Motor vehicle accident: At 7:45 a.m., police responded to a three-car motor vehicle accident on Turnpike Road. While traveling westbound on Turnpike road, Tera Desautels, 50, of Greenville stopped her 2013 Ford Escape to make a left turn into 670 Turnpike Road. Julie Droz, 31, of New Ipswich, who was driving a 2006 Nissan, stopped behind her. Droz’s vehicle was struck by a 2004 Ford Suburu Forester, driven by Deborah Kodiak, 58, of Temple, causing Droz’s vehicle to strike Desautels’. No injuries were reported, and Desautel and Droz were able to drive their vehicles from the scene. Kodiak’s vehicle was removed from the scene by tow truck with extensive front-end damage.
Assist: At 10:30 p.m., police went to Binney Hill Road to assist Ashburnham Fire Department with a report of six hikers who had reported becoming lost while descending from Mount Watatick. The hikers were found by members of the Ashburnham Fire Department as they made their way over past Pratt Mountain to Barrett Mountain. Ashburnham Fire, Ashburnham Police and New Ipswich Police were able to provide rides to the hikers out of the woods off Binney Hill Road.
Friday, Aug. 9
Road hazard: At 2:10 p.m., police removed a tree branch from Timbertop Road, opening both lanes of travel.
Animal complaint: At 7:18 p.m., a resident reported finding a homing pigeon at their residence, but was unable to contact the proper owner. Police referred the resident to the Monadnock Humane Society.
Sunday, Aug. 11
Motor vehicle complaint: At 2:40 p.m., police received a report of a black Kia sedan bearing Massachusetts plates that almost ran two residents off the road while driving on Turnpike Road. Police checked the area but could not locate the sedan. Police dispatch attempted to run multiple versions of the licence plate provided, but all came back as expired.
Monday, Aug. 12
Noise disturbance: At 12:50 p.m., police took a report that between 2 a.m. and 4:30 a.m., an Appleton Road resident was in a van on his property playing very loud music. Police spoke with the resident and advised him he needed to keep the noise down, and the resident agreed to do so.
Arrest: At 8:25 p.m., police arrested Brian Simays, 29, of New Ipswich on an active warrant issued by the Sullivan county court, charging him with disobeying a court order. Simays was released on $250 personal recognizance and issued a court date of Aug. 26 at the 5th Circuit Court, Claremont.
Thursday, Aug. 15
Arrest: At 2:42 p.m., police arrested Scott Estey, 63, of New Ipswich on an active warrant, charging him with aggravated DWI stemming from a 2011 incident. Estey was released on $750 personal recognizance with a court date of Sept. 3 at the 8th District Court, Jaffrey.
Saturday, Aug. 17
Community policing: Police made appearances at both the Children’s Fair on Main Street and a car show and fundraiser taking place at the Newest Mall on Turnpike Road.
Suspicious vehicle: At 11:34 p.m., police were advised of a possible suspicious vehicle on Old Wilton Road. Police made contact with the operator, who informed them that the vehicle was out of gas and her husband had gone to retrieve more. Police cleared without incident.