Underage Drinkers and Drug Violations Lead to Arrests

Londonderry Police responded to several calls over the weekend that resulted in arrests of many young people. The arrests began on Friday afternoon, April 13, 2012 with a gun incident and ended early Sunday morning with a young man hiding in his car.

On Friday, at about 5:58 PM, Derry police requested assistance from Londonderry in locating a blue Dodge Caliber. According to the police logs, the “operator brandished a gun.” Londonderry stopped a vehicle in the area of Evo Cycle on Rockingham Road and Derry units also responded to the scene.

An occupant of the car, Tyler Rowe of Chester, NH, was subsequently arrested. He was charged with Possession of Controlled or Narcotic Drugs and was held on $2,500 personal recognizance bail. He will appear in Derry District Court on May 7, 2012.

Later that night, at about 11:30 PM, police responded to the Page Road after receiving a report of a party going on. The caller reported the they thought the kids weren’t “of age.” Upon arrival, it was determined that four of the party-goers were under the drinking age and were intoxicated. Police arrested one of the individuals and the rest were released to their parents on hand summons.

Arrested was Bruno Weigler, 17 of Londonderry. He was charged with Facilitating a Drug or Underage Alcohol House Party and Unlawful Possession and Intoxication. His bail was set at $1,500 personal recognizance and he will appear in Derry District Court on May 7, 2012.

Hand summons were issued to 17-year-old Joshua Villars, 18-year-old Tyler Student, and 18-year-old Luke Douglas, all of Londonderry. Each was charged with Unlawful Possession and Intoxication and will appear in Derry on May 7, 2012.

Finally, on April 15, 2012, at 2:28 AM, police observed suspicious activity in the area of Sherwood Road. Reportedly, a vehicle had pulled into two driveways on High Range Road and then parked in a driveway on Sherwood Road. The police log states, “the operator is hiding under the seat and refusing to open the door.”

While a second officer responded to attempt to gain access to the car, the initiating officer reported, “the male is on his phone still refusing to open his door.” Police were finally able to get inside the vehicle and arrested the operator about twenty minutes after the initial call.

Arrested was 17-year-old Dylan Howes of Londonderry. He was charged with Disobeying an Officer, Driving Under the Influence of Drugs or Liquor, Driver Limited to One License. Howes was released on $2,000 personal recognizance bail and will be arraigned in Derry on May 7, 2012.

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Drug and Alcohol Arrests in Londonderry

Several arrests occurred over the last few weeks in Londonderry. Though some were domestic or warrant related, there were a few notable ones that were related to drugs or alcohol and underage drinking.

The arrests began on February 28, 2012 at 2:04 AM when police stopped a vehicle near the McDonald’s on Nashua Road. Upon stopping the vehicle, another unit was requested for a possible intoxicated driver. The driver, Wayne Tribandis, 34 of Nashua, was subsequently arrested.

Tribandis was charged with Driving Under the Influence of Drugs or Liquor, Littering; Penalties, and Open Container of Alcohol. He was released on $1500 personal recognizance bail and will appear in Derry District Court on March 19, 2012.

The next arrest occurred on March 1, 2012 at 12:56 PM when police responded to a motor vehicle accident near Route 102 and Palmer Drive. Three cars were involved in the incident and no injuries were reported, but police arrested one driver, Kelly Hughes. The 50-year-old Manchester woman was charged with Driving After Revocation or Suspension and Driving While Intoxicated Second Offense. Hughes was released on $2500 bail and will appear in Derry District Court on March 26, 2012.

On March 3, 2012 at about 12:05 AM, Londonderry Police stopped a vehicle in the area of Gilcreast Road and Cortland Street. The driver, David Vautier, 50 of Londonderry, was arrested and charged with Driving Under the Influence of Drugs or Liquor and Fail to Yield Right at Intersection. His bail was set at $1000 and he will appear in Derry District Court on April 4, 2012.

Police arrested Benjamin Stephens on March 5, 2012 when they stopped his vehicle near Mammoth Road and Buckthorn Street. After performing a consent search, the 29-year-old Manchester resident was placed into custody and charged with Possession of Controlled or Narcotic Drugs and Possession of Drugs in a Motor Vehicle. He was released on $3000 personal recognizance bail and will appear in Derry on March 26, 2012.

The next arrest occurred on March 8, 2012 when Kristin Pfau turned herself in to police. Pfau, age 18 of Londonderry, was charged with Possession of Drugs in a Motor Vehicle, Criminal Liability for Conduct of Another, Possession of Controlled or Narcotic Drugs and two counts of Conspiracy. She was released on $5000 cash bail and will appear in Derry on March 26, 2012.

This was Pfau’s second drug related charge in just a matter of months. In September, 2011, Pfau was arrested for unlawful intoxication and possession. To learn more about this arrest, click here.

The final most notable arrest this week began when police received a disturbance call at Whippersnappers on March 13 at 9:13 PM. According to the police logs, someone was detained for “smashing interior door”. Jeffrey Barnes, age 20 or Margate, Florida, was arrested and charged with Disorderly Conduct, Criminal Mischief – Vandalism, and Unlawful Possession and Intoxication. Barnes was released on $2500 personal recognizance bail and will appear in Derry on April 2, 2012.

 

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Several Incidents Lead to Arrests in Londonderry This Week

Several police incidents occurred over the last week in Londonderry, including some drug related charges, theft, and harassment calls.

The incidents begin on January 5, 2012, when Charles Mackie of Salem, NH turned himself into Londonderry Police custody. Mackie, age 58, was charged with Harassment over the phone and was released on $5,000 personal recognizance bail. He is scheduled to appear on January 23, 2012 in Derry District Court.

On January 6, 2012 at about 2:.13 PM, Brandon Castiglione also turned himself in on a warrant. The 17-year-old from Londonderry was charged with Simple Assault and Criminal Mischief/Vandalism. Castiglione was released on $3,000 personal recognizance bail and will appear in Derry District Court on January 23, 2012.

Also on the 6th, Londonderry Police served a warrant to Steven Rossignol, 52 of Salem. He was charged with four counts of Issuing Bad Checks and was held on $2,000 cash bail. He was unable to post bail and was subsequently transported to Rockingham County Jail where he was held until his arraignment on January 9, 2012.

Londonderry Police responded to a shoplifting incident at Market Basket on January 8, 2012 at about 10:41 AM. According to the police log, Manager Mr. Lemieux was in foot pursuit of two white female shoplifters who reportedly stole baby formula. Both females were described as wearing grey hoodies.

Mr. Lemieux continued his foot pursuit of one of the females, who was running towards Wendy’s then VIP. He was finally able to catch her and awaited police to arrive. The other female was reportedly detained at Market Basket.

Police subsequently arrested Sarah Beth Chadwick, 32 of Gilford, NH during this incident. Chadwick was charged with Theft/Shoplifting and two counts of Possession of Controlled or Narcotic Drugs. She was held on $5,000 cash bail and was arraigned the following day in Derry.

At just after midnight on January 9, 2012, Londonderry police arrested Casey Burke near the intersection of Rockingham Road and Liberty Drive. Burke, 22 of Franklin, NH, was charged with Operating without a Valid License and Speeding. He was held on $1,000 cash bail and was arraigned that same day in Derry.

On January 10, 2012, Londonderry Police arrested Ruslan Karkachov, 25 of Portland, Maine. After stopping his vehicle near the Shell Food Mart on Nashua Road, police arrested Karkachov and charged him with Motor Vehicle Inspection Violations and Habitual Offender. He was released on $2,500 personal recognizance bail and will appear in Derry on January 30, 2012.

At about 4:57 PM on the 10th, Ryan St. Jean, 23 of Londonderry, turned himself in at the police station. St. Jean was charged with Duty to Report and was released on $5,000 personal recognizance bail. He will appear in Derry District Court on January 30, 2012.

Londonderry police initiated a motor vehicle stop on near Pillsbury Road and Gilcreast Road on January 11, at about 1:05 PM. The stop ended in a consent search of the vehicle and the arrest of two occupants. Arrested was Russell Milliken, age 18 of Londonderry, and Nathaniel Devoe, age 23 also of Londonderry.

Milliken was charged with Possession of Drugs in a Motor Vehicle and was released on $3,000 personal recognizance bail. Devoe was charged with Possession of Controlled or Narcotic Drugs and was released on $1,000 personal recognizance bail. Both will appear in Derry District Court on January 30, 2012.

This was Milliken’s second arrest in just over a month. On December 4, 2011, he turned himself in on an arrest warrant and was then charged with Unlawful Possession and Intoxication and four counts of Possession of Controlled or Narcotic Drugs. He was arraigned for those charges on December 19, 2011.

Londonderry Police initiated a warrant service on the 11th at about 4:06 PM for the Derry Police Department. Arrested was Christopher Sullivan, age 24 of Derry. No bail or court information is available. About a year ago, Sullivan was arrested in Londonderry for a bench warrant. Londonderry police had initiated a check on a disable car on Nashua Road and discovered the warrant out of Salem. He was arrested and paid the required $360 to clear the warrant.

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Four Arrests for Drugs and Alcohol in Londonderry

Londonderry Police made several arrests over the last few weeks, some for bench warrants, others suspended licenses and others still related to drug and alcohol charges. Four of these arrests were a result of routine motor vehicle stops conducted in town and were related to driving under the influence.

The first of these stops occurred on August 23, 2011 at 11:27 PM near Nashua and Winding Pond roads. Police stopped a vehicle and conducted a field sobriety test on the driver. The driver, 24-year-old Nathan Cruz of North Andover, Massachusetts, refused a blood test and was subsequently arrested. He was charged with Driving Under the Influence of Drugs or Liquor and was released on $1,000 personal recognizance bail. Cruz is scheduled to appear in Derry District Court on September 19, 2011.

The final three arrests stem from the same motor vehicle stop on August 26, 2011 at about 6:20 PM. Police stopped a vehicle near Nashua Road and Route 93. After running the licenses of the occupants, it was determined that one had a bench warrant issued.

Jennifer Whitehouse, 27 of Hudson, was arrested for the warrant. She was also charged with Possession of Controlled or Narcotic Drugs.

Robert St. George, 22 from Hudson, was driving the vehicle and was charged with Possession of Controlled or Narcotic Drugs in a Motor Vehicle and a Yellow Line Violation.

Sharon Olson, 21 of Litchfield, was charged with two counts of Possession of Controlled or Narcotic Drugs.

Whitehouse was released on $2,500 personal recognizance bail. St. George was released on $1,500 personal recognizance bail. Olson was released on $3,000 personal recognizance bail. All three will appear in Derry District Court on September 19, 2011.

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Londonderry Police Arrest Massachusetts Man for Drug Charges

A Massachusetts man was arrested in Londonderry earlier this week after police received a call requesting a welfare check. The call came in at about 2:47 AM Thursday, June 23, 2011 through 911.

According to the police log, the caller reported a white male wearing shorts, no shirt and boots who appeared to be “whacked out.” The subject was reportedly in a black Volkswagen Beetle with Massachusetts plates at RMZ Truck Stop, also known as Sunoco, on Rockingham Road.

Upon arrival, police found the male in the vehicle, laying down in the drivers seat with the door open. The responding officer requested Londonderry Fire “for a transport for detox.” Fire arrived and transported the man to Elliot.

Police followed the ambulance to the hospital and towed the man’s car. Once released from the hospital, the man was taken into custody of Londonderry police.

Identified as William Roberts of Natick, MA, the 47-year-old man was charged with two counts of Possession of Controlled or Narcotic Drugs and Unlawful Dealing in Prescription Drugs. He was held on $2,500 cash bail and was arraigned on Thursday in Derry District Court.

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