Area Police

Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office

¯ ELLERY — Victor J. Cameron, 42, of Jamestown, was taken into custody Friday shortly before 2 a.m. According to reports, deputies observed Cameron commit a traffic violation while driving on Route 430 and they stopped his vehicle. After an investigation, it was allegedly found that Cameron was intoxicated. His charges include felony driving while intoxicated, first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation (a felony), unlicensed operator, failure to use turn signal and failure to keep right. Cameron was processed and released to a sober party. He will answer for himself in Ellery Town Court.

¯ FORESTVILLE — Mathew E. Stebbins, 40, of Forestville, was charged with endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment on Sunday at about 8:45 p.m. According to reports, deputies and New York State Police were called to a scene of alleged domestic violence, and upon arrival, it was found that Stebbins had pushed a 14-year-old youth to the ground. Stebbins was taken into custody, arraigned in the Hanover Town Court, and taken to Chautauqua County Jail in lieu of bail.