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Woman accused of kicking deputy JAMESTOWN — On Sunday at about 2:15 a.m., deputies stopped a vehicle on Washington Street for not stopping at a red light. The operator was identified as Stephanie D. Lockett, 36, of Jamestown, and investigation allegedly found her to be intoxicated. After ...

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Dunkirk Police Department ¯ On Aug. 7, Kevin M. O'Brien, 60, of Dunkirk was charged with petit larceny and trespass. ¯ On Aug. 9, Allen S. Young, 31, of Dunkirk was charged with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and speed not reasonable in zone. ¯ On ...

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Sherman man facing weapons charge SHERMAN — A Sherman man who was allegedly prohibited from possession a firearm is facing charges. Today at about 12:40 a.m. Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Deputies checked a suspicious vehicle on Main Street in the town of Sherman. The operator of the ...

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Dunkirk Police Department ¯ On July 27, Donte M. Chambers, 26, of Dunkirk was charged with third-degree and fourth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. On Aug. 1 he was again charged with third-degree and fourth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, ...

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Fire department rescues trapped male in basement The Fredonia Fire Department responded to a report of a basement wall collapse with entrapment at 8955 Glasgow Road in the town of Pomfret Tuesday around 4:30 p.m. The fire department reported on its Facebook page Rescue 15 arrived on scene ...

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New York State Police FORESTVILLE — On Friday, Aug. 9, a victim reported to troopers that she had been receiving multiple harassing and threatening phone calls from Jesse Borrello, 23, of Forestville, during one of which he allegedly threatened the victim’s life. Borrello was arrested and ...

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K-9 unit tracks down driver following crash MINA — On Aug. 7 at roughly 11:50 p.m., deputies responded to a reported motor vehicle accident on Mann Road. Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Deputies arrived at the scene to find that the vehicle had left the roadway and struck a utility pole, ...

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New York State Police FALCONER — On August 7, troopers pulled over a vehicle on Route 394 for a seatbelt violation. While speaking to the driver, Colton Dishongh, 26, of Kennedy, troopers allegedly observed a pipe in plain sight containing burnt marijuana. Dishongh was charged with unlawful ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office HANOVER — On August 4 at roughly 8:12 p.m., deputies responded to an address along Lake Erie on Iola Drive for a reported disorderly person. Upon an investigation, deputies found that Nicholas D. Kozlowski, 28, of Dunkirk, was allegedly found operating a ...

Access Chautauqua programming for Aug. 10-16

Chautauqua People, hosted by John Viehe, will have Paul Perry, president of the Chautauqua Property Owners Association. The program is at 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Chautauqua Sunrise, hosted by Doc Hamels, will have Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello as his guest. The program airs live ...

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Second Saturday Uke Jam set for Aug. 10 Fredonia Ukulele will be hosting a “Second Saturday Uke Jam” at Domus Fare restaurant on Saturday, Aug. 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. Rock out to your favorite music (50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, and now). Strum, sing, or just listen! We’ve got extra ukes to ...

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Evans Police ¯ On July 27 at about 8:15 a.m., officers received a trespassing complaint at an address on Lakeside Avenue. The victim stated that after several warnings not to come to her home, Laura A. Wojciechowski, 32, of Hamburg, allegedly attempted to climb through the windows to enter ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ CHAUTAUQUA — On Aug. 3 at roughly 3:11 p.m., deputies responded to an address in the town of Hanover for a reported order of protection violation. Investigation found that Bryan R. Novaro, 28, of Silver Creek, had allegedly violated an order of ...

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Evans Police Department On July 26 at around 2:32 a.m., patrol stopped a vehicle on Cain Road for speeding. Patrol identified the driver as Dorian C. Mitchell, 28, of Buffalo. When patrol ran his license through ENTPortal, it was allegedly discovered to be suspended. Mitchell was placed under ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff ¯ RIPLEY — A Ripley woman is being charged with endangering the welfare of a child after an incident in July. At about 3:15 p.m. July 2, deputies were called to a location for a young child who was found. After an investigation it was found that the child was ...

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Man with warrant accused of running from officers STOCKTON — A town man who had an active warrant in the city of Dunkirk is facing charges after attempting to evade authorities. At 10:45 a.m. Friday, Deputies observed James Beers IV in front of a residence on West Railroad Avenue. Beers ...

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Cattaraugus County Sheriff ¯ PERRYSBURG — Deputies charged Damion M. McNevin, 21, of Cattaraugus on a warrant issued out of New Albion Town Court on July 12. The warrant was issued following an alleged domestic incident at McNevin’s residence, with charges of third-degree assault, ...

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Evans Police Department ¯ On July 19 at roughly 9:38 p.m., patrol stopped a vehicle on Eden Evans Center Road for a muffler exhaust system violation. The driver was identified as Kimberly L. Winn, 45, of LeRoy, and a subsequent run of her driver’s license through ENTPortal allegedly ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department ≤ Deputies responded to an alleged single vehicle personal injury accident on Route 5 on July 12. On July 25, as a result of investigation, Lyle G. Howard, 25, of Dunkirk, was charged with DWI and moved from lane unsafely. Howard was issued traffic ...

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Silver Creek woman turned over to FBI GOWANDA — Patrol stopped a vehicle on South Water Street for an observed traffic infraction around midnight July 18. During the stop, a computer check allegedly revealed that one of the passengers, Rebecca J. Gard, 20, of Silver Creek, had an active ...