Sunday, June 28, 2015

Former Middleton resident arrested on Heroin Charge

On 06/28/2015 at approximately noon time, Rochester NH Police arrested:

Stephen Willson Age 24
36 Farmington Road Apt 3C8
Rochester, N.H. 03887

by virtue of an arrest warrant issued to the Middleton Police charging Willson with a single count of possession of a narcotic drug, heroin on 05/15/2015 at 17 Auclair Road in Middleton, N.H.

On 05/15/2015, members of the Middleton Police responded to 17 Auclair Road in Middleton.  As a result of an investigation, police seized what appeared to be a small quantity of heroin.  Later, the drug was laid out for the Middleton Police K-9 Raven who alerted positively to the presence of a narcotic drug.  

Middleton Police applied for and was granted an arrest warrant for Willson.  The New Durham Police Department assisted Middleton Police at 17 Auclair Road.

Willson was processed at the Middleton Police Department and released on $1500.00 PR Bail.  He will be arraigned in the 7th Circuit Court, Rochester on 08-04-2015 at 8:00 A.M.



Friday, June 19, 2015

Non-Life Threatening injuries in Middleton Motorcycle/Car Collission

On today's date at approximately 12:27 p.m. members of the Middleton Police along with Middleton Fire and Rescue were dispatched to Route 153 in the area of Adams Way for a reported motorcycle and car collission.

A preliminary investigation revealed that a 2004 Saab 9-5 operated by:

Darion Labrie Age 17
54 Lone Star Ave 
Farmington, N.H.

was driving North on Route 153 and turned left into a driveway.  At the same time, a 2002 Yamaha motorcycle was driving South on Route 153.  The motorcycle was operated by:

Diane Steward 53
44 Wilson Street
Wakefield, N.H

The motorcycle collided with the rear quarter of the Saab.  

Steward was transported to Frisbie Memorial Hospital by Middleton Fire and Rescue for serious but non-life threatening injuries.

Labrie and his passengers were not injured.

Speed and alcohol do not appear to be factors in this collision.

The Farmington and Wakefield Fire Departments provided assistance as did the Farmington and Milton Police Departments.  Route 153 was closed for a brief period of time while emergency workers tended to the injuries.  No charges are anticipated in this collision.



Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Middleton Resident Arrested on Warrants

On 05/25/2015 at approximately 11:45 PM members of the Middleton Police were dispatched to 8 Dudley Drive for a disturbance/noise complaint.

Milton Police also responded with the Middleton Police due to the nature of the call.

While investigating the complaint, Police Arrested:

Matthew Granger Age 38
8 Dudley Drive
Middleton, NH.

Granger was wanted on two bench warrants issued out of the 7th Circuit Court, Rochester, NH.  One warrant was for a failure to appear on a Theft Charge.  The second was a failure to appear on a Theft by Deception Charge.  The court set Cash Bail on both warrants totaling $2500.00.  Granger was unable to make bail and was transported to the Strafford County Jail.  He will be arraigned in the 7th Circuit Court Rochester on 05/26/2015 at 11:00 a.m.




Friday, May 15, 2015

Middleton Resident Arrested for Felony Assault on Child

On 05/14/2015, Middleton Police received information pertaining to an assault on a 12 year old child.  As a result of an investigation, Middleton Police arrested:

Erica M Hunt Age 34
17 Auclair Road
Middleton, New Hampshire.

Hunt is charged with Second Degree Assault, a class B Felony for recklessly causing bodily injury to a 12 year old child by striking him in the thigh with a baseball bat.  This offense occurred in the afternoon hours of 5/14/2015 in Middleton.

At the time of the arrest, Hunt was already out on bail on a Rochester Charge for Issuing a Bad Check in an amount over $1500.00

She was held on $5000.00 cash only bail and will be arraigned in the 7th Circuit Court on 5/15/2015 at 11:00.  Second degree Assault is a Class B Felony punishable by 3.5 to 7 years in State Prison.  If convicted, Hunt may face an extended sentence as this crime occurred while out on bail.




Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Middleton Resident Arrested on Farmington Warrant



On today's date at approximately 3:30 P.M members of the Middleton Police accompanied by K9 Raven responded to Pleasant Valley Road to serve an arrest warrant issued to the Farmington Police Department charging a felony count of Receiving Stolen Property.

Police Arrested:

Matthew Sweeney (Age 43)
Pleasant Valley Road
Middleton, N.H.

The Farmington charge is a Class A felony punishable by 7.5 to 15 years in State prison.

Sweeney was transported to Farmington where he was turned over to Farmington Officials.

Because this case originated in Farmington, all further details will be released by them.




Sunday, May 3, 2015

New Durham Male arrested in Middleton on New Durham Charges

On 05/02/2015 at approximately 9:20 P.M. members of the Middleton Police assisted by the New Durham Police, Milton Police and Wakefield Police arrested:

Christopher Bean Age 29
314 Old Bay Road
New Durham New Hampshire

based on a stop and arrest bulletin issued by the New Durham Police for a domestic related criminal mischief charge.  Criminal Mischief is a Class A Misdemeanor punishable by up to a year in jail.

During the investigation in New Durham, police learned that Bean may be staying at 78 Tufts Road in the Town of Middleton.

Police responded to that residence and arrested Bean without incident.  Bean was transported to the Strafford County Jail where he was held on $10,000.00 Cash Only Bail.  Bean at the time of his arrest was already released on bail from several Superior Court Felonies involving a motor vehicle collision with a  New Durham Police Cruiser.  

All information related to the criminal charge is being referred to the New Durham Police Department.




Sunday, April 26, 2015

Rochester Resident arrested on Middleton Warrant

On 04/26/2015, members of the Rochester Police arrested:

Nicole E. Steadman (Age 37)
8 Nutter Street
Rochester, N.H. 03867

by virtue of an active arrest warrant issued to the Middleton Police Department charging her with
a violation level operating after suspension, misdemeanor level criminal threatening and felony level possession of a narcotic drug, Methamphetamine.

The offense took place on April 14, 2015 during which time members of the Middleton, Farmington and Milton police were dispatched to a residence on Dudley Drive in the Town of Middleton for a report of a female with a gun threatening to shoot a resident.

At the time of arrival, police located no firearm.  Police did seize a small quantity of the narcotic drug methamphetamine.  This is a class B Felony punishable by up to three and a half to seven years in state prison.

Based on an investigation, she was charged with Criminal Threatening, a Class A misdemeanor for threatening to shoot a resident. 

The violation level operating after suspension is a first offense punishable by a fine.

Steadman was released on $5000 PR bail and was ordered to have no contact with the victim and was prohibited to travel to the Town of Middleton. 

Steadman will be arraigned in the 7th Circuit Court Rochester o June 16th, 2015 at 8:00 a.m.