Strafford County Newswire (Page 5)

Strafford County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Man indicted for jail overdosesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    A man suspected of providing illicit drugs that caused five overdoses at the county jail last June was indicted by a Strafford County grand jury. Robert Rosploch, 35, address unknown, was indicted on three felonies for the alleged overdoses that sent three to the hospital on June 6. The suspected drug that caused the overdoses is the Schedule I controlled drug 5F-ADB, also known as K2 or spice.

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  2. Dover man indicted for possessing carfentanilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    A Garrison City man was indicted in Strafford County Superior Court this month for allegedly being in possession of the opiate carfentanil with intent to distribute. It was one of nine charges on which a grand jury indicted David Morancy during its January session at the county superior court in Dover.

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  3. Rochester woman indicted in sexual assault of 19 year oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    A Strafford County grand jury has indicted a local woman in connection with the alleged felonious sexual assault of a 19 year old in Rochester. Mackenzie Godin, 24, whose last known address is on Main Street in East Rochester, was indicted this month on one special felony count of attempted aggravated felonious sexual assault and two special felony counts of aggravated felonious sexual assault.

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  4. Rochester man indicted in New Year's Eve chokingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    A Rochester man faces assault and witness tampering charges after he allegedly choked his intimate partner on New Year's Eve. A Strafford County grand jury indicted Justin Holsapple, 40, of Heritage Street in Rochester, on three second-degree assault counts and one felony witness tampering count during a session on Jan. 19. All four counts are Class B felonies, according to court paperwork.

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  5. Strafford County jail, nursing home need employeesRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2018 | UnionLeader.com

    ... to emerge from a review of problems at the... There are available positions for corrections officers at the Strafford County jail in Dover. The nearby nursing home also needs help. Strafford County Administrator Ray Bower says they are hiring people ...

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  6. Woman suspected of providing deadly opiate to plead guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... charge for allegedly selling narcotics. Terms of the potential plea deal were not immediately available at Strafford County Superior Court. Assistant Attorney General Jesse O'Neill, who is prosecuting the case, declined to provide information ...

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  7. Somersworth man indicted for sex assaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    A Somersworth man could face life in prison if convicted of committing alleged sexual acts against an adolescent girl in Rochester between April 2016 and April 2017. A Strafford County grand jury indicted Moses Speller III, 36, of West High Street in Somersworth, on five aggravated felonious sexual assault counts.

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  8. Economist forecasts slower growth this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... 2016. On the other side, Hillsborough was the highest with 7,715 more babies being born than people dying. Strafford County had 1,677 more birth than deaths, while Rockingham County had 2,588. He said considering that Strafford County is much ...

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  9. Flu strain potent, but few cases hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Despite the 13 flu-related deaths that have been reported in New Hampshire so far this season, Strafford County has seemingly managed to keep this year's most dominant strain of flu at bay, even as it has been killing people across the country. Martha Wassell, director of infection prevention at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital in Dover, said she has yet to see an increase in influenza-related patients here, but steps are being taken to prepare accommodations at the hospital should they be needed as the flu season progresses.

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  10. Rochester forfeiture void after no drugs foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The New Hampshire Attorney General's Office has returned more than $2,300 in cash seized from a Rochester man during a traffic stop after the state concluded the man did not have any drugs in the car in which he was riding. On Oct. 17, members of the Strafford County Drug Task Force stopped a vehicle that had Michael Demeritt, 38, as a passenger.

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  11. Counterfeit checks lead to 32 forgery indictmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The man who allegedly headbutted a convicted child molester in court in November has been indicted on 32 felony forgery charges. A Strafford County grand jury indicted Josiah Davies, 28, this month on counts that allege he passed numerous counterfeit checks in Rochester between Jan. 1 and Oct. 11, 2017, as well as one in Somersworth on Dec. 7, 2016.

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  12. Rochester man leads police on four-wheeler chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... to a Class A misdemeanor count of violation of privacy in exchange for a maximum sentence of 30 days in the Strafford County House of Corrections. Crosby, then a Myrtle Street resident, was charged with the crime after peering into the first floor ...

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  13. Rochester bank robbery suspect held on $50K bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... with the Jan. 13 robbery of the Holy Rosary Credit Union on Brock Street in Rochester, according to the Strafford County attorney's office. Perkins, 46, of Rochester, waived arraignment Monday on a felony robbery charge in connection with the ...

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  14. Father charged with shooting son out on bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The father accused of shooting his son in the neck early Saturday morning was released on his own recognizance after a bail hearing Monday afternoon, despite a prosecutor's request for a high cash bail. Mark Chilcott, 57, of 11 George Bennett Road in Lee, arrived at Strafford County Superior Court shackled and wearing a Strafford County House of Corrections inmate uniform to answer to the charges of a first-degree assault and a reckless conduct, both of which are felonies.

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  15. Stakeholders make the case for Medicaid expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    As the state waits to see whether legislators will implement a work requirement as part of extending the Medicaid expansion program, stakeholders from a variety of local healthcare and social service organizations say New Hampshire must protect Medicaid expansion because it's fueling significant progress against the opioid crisis. A number of Strafford County groups came together for a special breakfast with legislators and local officials Monday morning to discuss Medicaid expansion and its impact on the region.

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  16. N.H. man allegedly shoots adult son in neckRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2018 | Boston.com

    ... assault and reckless conduct involving a firearm, police said. He is being held without bail at the Strafford County Jail. Officers found the son suffering from a gunshot wound to the left side of his neck around 1:41 a.m. Saturday, at the front of ...

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  17. Lee police arrest man in reported shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... conduct involving a firearm. The suspect as of Saturday afternoon was being held without bail at the Strafford County Jail. Police said the alleged victim was transported to Portsmouth Regional Hospital where he was treated and listed in stable ...

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  18. County delegation to name Lessard's successorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Eight Strafford County residents are seeking to fill out the remainder of Leo Lessard's County Commissioner term, who died in October. The Strafford County Legislative Delegation, made up of state representatives from the county, are the ones who elect a new member, as required by law.

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  19. Rochester Police: Home Depot shoplifting turns into foot pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... police said. In addition to those charges, Thomas said McInnis was taken into custody on an outstanding Strafford County warrant as well as a Rochester theft-by-unauthorized-taking warrant related to a Nov. 27 theft at the Hannaford supermarket on ...

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  20. Eight candidates look to fill County Commission seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Eight residents in Strafford County are vying to fill the County Commissioner seat that became vacant after Commissioner Leo Lessard died on Oct. 18. The eight candidates who are seeking the office are James Bubar, Elizabeth Fischer, Mary Ellen Humphrey, Fred Kaen, Derek Peters, Deanna Rollo, Dale Sprague and David Stevens. On Feb. 3 at 10 a.m., the delegation's will hold a public meeting at the Riverside Rest Home Activities Department, which is located near the county jail.

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