Area police

Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office

¯ SILVER CREEK — Hannah M. Dominguez, 21, of Silver Creek, was charged Saturday with endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment.

At approximately 3:30 p.m., deputies responded to a harassment complaint in the village of Silver Creek. Upon arrival, deputies located and spoke to Dominguez and after an investigation it was found that Dominguez had pushed an individual under 17 years of age during an altercation. Dominguez was charged and released with appearance tickets and will appear in the Silver Creek Village Court at a later date.

¯ HANOVER — Martin J. Schenk, 29, of Hanover, was charged Sunday with second-degree criminal contempt, second-degree harassment and disorderly conduct.

At approximately 3:45 p.m., deputies responded to Front St. for a reported violation of an order of protection. Upon arrival, deputies observed Schenk to be fleeing on foot from the incident location.

After a foot pursuit, Schenk was apprehended and taken into custody. Schenk was arraigned in Hanover town court. Schenk was remanded to the Chautauqua County Jail in lieu of bail and will appear in Hanover town court at a later date.

¯ SHERMAN — James L. Linger, 41, of Sherman, was charged Sunday with fourth-degree criminal mischief.

At approximately 7 p.m., deputies responded to an address in Sherman for a 911 investigation. When deputies arrived on scene it was determined that Linger had destroyed another person’s property by burning it after a verbal argument.

Linger was issued an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear in the Sherman town court at a later date.

Gowanda Police

¯ Evangelina R. Moeller, 17, of Westchester Avenue, Kenmore, was charged with driving with an obstructed view and unlawful possession of marijuana on Sept. 4 at 3:54 p.m. Patrol stopped Moeller’s vehicle due to items hanging from the interior rear view mirror. During the stop, patrol found that Moeller was allegedly in possession of three marijuana bowls and a small amount of marijuana. Moeller was released to appear in Collins Town Court at a later date.

¯ Wyatt W. Schoenle, 44, of Versailles, was taken into custody on a warrant on Sept. 6 at 3:45 a.m. Patrol observed a suspicious male supposedly pounding on the front door of a South Water Street residence. Patrol investigated and identified Schoenle. It was revealed during the computer check that Schoenle has an active warrant from Buffalo City Court and was taken into custody. He was turned over to Buffalo Police to process the warrant.

¯ Jonathan R. White, 40, of Chestnut Street, was charged with second-degree harassment and fourth-degree criminal mischief on Sept. 10 at 4 p.m. Patrol responded to a disturbance report at White’s residence. Patrol was informed that a verbal altercation between White and a female acquaintance, allegedly, went physical after he grabbed the female’s arm. White supposedly damaged the female’s cell phone. White was arraigned at Dayton Town Court and released to appear in Persia Town Court at a later date.