Area Police

Dunkirk Police

¯ David Texidor Jr., 24, of Dunkirk, was charged Tuesday, Feb. 20 with first-degree criminal contempt, endangering the welfare of a child and criminal obstruction of breath.

New York State Police

≤ JAMESTOWN — After pulling over a vehicle on Route 380 for speeding Sunday, troopers allegedly found the driver, Nicholas Eggleston, 26, of Falconer, to be intoxicated.

Eggleston was taken into custody, during which time a straw containing amphetamine residue was located in his possession.

Eggleston was transported to SP Jamestown where he provided a breath sample of .10.

He was processed, issued appearance tickets and released. Eggleston is scheduled to appear in Ellicott Town Court next month to answer the charges of driving while intoxicated and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

≤ JAMESTOWN — Investigators at SP Jamestown were informed by the Department of Labor that Paul Nickerson, 35, of Jamestown had collected over $4,000 in unemployment insurance during a period of time when he was actually employed.

Nickerson was taken into custody on Sunday and charged with third-degree insurance fraud and 10 counts of first-degree falsifying business records.

Nickerson was released with appearance tickets directing him to appear in Jamestown City Court on a later date.

Evans Police

¯ Alexandrea M. Jimerson, 20, of Brant, was arrested on a warrant on Saturday at 6:04 a.m.

Patrol responded to a report of an unwanted guest on Kennedy Avenue. During the investigation, patrol found that Jimerson was wanted for two valid warrants by the Erie County Sheriff’s Office.

Evans Police transported Jimerson to the Sheriff’s Office to process the warrant.

¯ Emmanuel Acevedo-Rodriguez, 29, of Dunkirk, was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, DJ/MJ permit, more than two passengers under age 21 and muffler exhaust system violation on Friday.

At 12:13 a.m., patrol stopped Acevedo-Rodriguez’s vehicle for the muffler violation. During the interview, it was found that his license was suspended for failure to pay driver assessment responsibility. He was released to appear in court on March 5, 2018 to answer his charges.

¯ Cynthia B. Smith, 57, of Evans, was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, failure to dim lights, operating unregistered motor vehicle on highway and operating motor vehicle by unlicensed driver on Friday at 12:08 a.m

Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office

≤ JAMESTOWN — On Monday, deputies responded to the Kwik Fill located on Route 60 for a report of a suspicious person in a vehicle who had been parked outside of the business.

Deputies found that the man in the vehicle, Rocky A. Fiscus, 26, of Warren, Pennsylvania, was allegedly in possession of a small quantity of methamphetamine and Suboxone.

Deputies also found various forms of drug paraphernalia in the vehicle. Fiscus was arrested and charged with two counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and second-degree criminally using drug paraphernalia.

Fiscus was sent to the Chautauqua County Jail in lieu of bail and will appear in Kiantone Town Court on a later date to answer the charges.

≤ GERRY — After pulling over a vehicle Sunday afternoon for speeding on Levant Road, deputies allegedly found the driver, Larry H. Crandall, 64, of Sinclairville, to be intoxicated.

Crandall was charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se and speed in excess of 55 MPH zone. He will answer his charges in Gerry Town Court at a later date.