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Tools used in fight, two charged STOCKTON — Victoria L. Miller, 19, of Stockton was charged with third-degree assault; and Karen L. Miller, 23, of Stockton was charged with second-degree harassment on Sunday. Around 5 p.m., Victoria and Karen Miller got into a physical altercation at a ...

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Gowanda Police ¯ Joshua A. Satterfield, 30, of Springville Collins Road in Collins, was arrested on a warrant on March 14 for his charge of petit larceny. At around 8:54 p.m., Gowanda Police found out Satterfield was being released from Cattaraugus County Jail on an unrelated matter and ...

Steven Scott

Portland man nabbed with coke in city of Dunkirk

A traffic stop by Dunkirk Police resulted in the arrest of a 50-year-old Portland man for cocaine possession. At approximately 11:41 a.m. Thursday, a vehicle allegedly operated by Steven A. Scott was observed on Lake Shore Drive West in the city signaling a turn improperly. The resulting ...

Ripley man charged with assault

RIPLEY - A 21-year-old town resident is facing assault charges after an incident earlier this week. The Chautauqua County Sheriff's Department responded to a residence on West Main Street in the town of Ripley for the report of an assault victim around 4 on Monday. Deputies made contact with ...

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Limestone man reported missing

LIMESTONE - Cattaraugus County Sheriff's deputies are seeking the assistance of the public in locating a 50-year-old town man who has been missing since he was last seen on March 16 at his home. The Criminal Investigation Bureau of the agency reports Scott A. Wolcott of 5592 Leonard Run Road ...

Gowanda man beats, threatens woman

GOWANDA - A Gowanda man was charged with third-degree assault and second-degree menacing after a verbal altercation became physical and potentially life-threatening. Daniel Dunmore, 26, of Jamestown Street, allegedly fought with a female acquaintance at around 4 a.m. He allegedly punched ...

A rollover accident in Stockton this morning happened on Cummings Road.

Two rescued after Stockton rollover

Two motorists suffered injuries after a rollover accident this morning on Cummings Road in the town of Stockton. The incident occurred around 8:45 this morning with both vehicle occupants removed by 9:30. Fredonia and Stockton Fire Departments assisted at scene. More details are expected later today.

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Fredonia Police Department ¯ Gary T. White, 59, of Fredonia, was charged with second-degree criminal contempt and second-degree harassment on March 14. ¯ Angel M. Soto-Albertez Jr., 27, of Dunkirk, was allegedly caught trespassing on March 16. At that time, officers reportedly found that ...

Ripley man, 21, charged in assault

RIPLEY — A 21-year-old town resident is facing assault charges after an incident earlier this week. Chautauqua County Sheriff's Department responded to a residence on West Main Street in the town of Ripley for the report of an assault victim around 4 on Monday. Deputies made contact with the ...

Woman responsible in Evans death denied early release

BUFFALO — Erie County District Attorney John J. Flynn has announced that the Erie County Department of Probation’s Conditional Release Commission has denied a request by 51-year-old Gabriele Ballowe for early release from her one-year jail sentence. State Supreme Court Justice Christopher ...

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Three charged in Jamestown meth bust JAMESTOWN — Three city residents were charged Thursday with allegedly manufacturing methamphetamine at a 212 W. Sixth St. residence. Jamestown police and fire departments responded to the scene shortly after 4 p.m. for a report of a possible meth lab ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ MINA — Andrew S. Vanevery, 29, of Sherman, was taken into custody on Saturday shortly after 11 p.m. According to reports, deputies observed a suspicious vehicle on French Creek-Mina Road, stopping at various residences for brief periods of time. They ...

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Fredonia Police Department ¯ Bret Plucinski, 27, of Forestville, was charged with petit larceny on Feb. 25. ¯ Joseph A. Rosario, 30, of Dunkirk, was charged with disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, second-degree harassment and littering on Feb. 26. ¯ Richard Banach III, 18, of ...

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Cattaraugus County Court LITTLE VALLEY — Lori Pettit Rieman, Cattaraugus County district attorney, reported the following activity in Cattaraugus County Court on Monday: ¯ Aaron Diers, 42, of Gowanda, but currently incarcerated in the Cattaraugus County Jail, was sentenced to a ...

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Man charged after fleeing traffic stop ¯ NORTH HARMONY — A Sherman man is facing a slew of charges after fleeing from a traffic stop on Panama-Steadman Road. Kevin L. Newby, 46 of Sherman, was charged March 6 with second-degree obstruction of governmental administration, second-degree ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ BEMUS POINT — Jennifer L. Jaeger, 34, of Bemus Point, was charged with speed in zone, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, no insurance and suspended registration on Saturday at about 8 a.m. According to reports, deputies ...

Randolph man charged in assault on underage victim

RANDOLPH — A 39-year-old man is facing third-degree assault and a charge of endangering the welfare of a child after an incident on Friday. New York State Police at Jamestown report David Chapman, 39, of Randolph, was charged after the incident when a third party reported two subjects were ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ Richard Eckstrom, 54, of Dunkirk, was charged with several offenses Thursday at about 5:30 p.m. According to reports, deputies arrived at the scene of a rollover accident on Van Buren Road in the town of Pomfret, at which time they found that Eckstrom ...

David Chapman

Randolph man charged in assault on underage victim

RANDOLPH — A 39-year-old man is facing third-degree assault and a charge of endangering the welfare of a child after an incident on Friday. New York State Police at Jamestown report David Chapman, 39, of Randolph, was charged after the incident when a third party reported two subjects were ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ SINCLAIRVILLE — Michael R. Nichols, 50, of Jamestown, was charged with several offenses Wednesday at about 9:45 p.m. According to reports, Nichols had been driving down Park Street when he failed to keep right and exceeded the speed limit. Following ...