Area Police

Motorcyclist injured after hitting deer Saturday

¯ On Saturday at approximately 9:15 p.m. deputies responded to Route 60 in Pomfret for a report of a motor cycle accident with personal injuries.

Upon an investigation it was determined that a 46-year-old male was traveling north on Rt. 60 when he struck a deer in the road causing him to crash into the motorcycle. The driver was taken to ECMC for his injuries and the female passenger taken to a local hospital for treatment.

At this time there are no charges stemming from the accident.

Deputies were assisted by New York State Police, Fredonia Fire Department and Alstar Ambulance Service.

Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office

¯ STOCKTON — On Saturday at about 1:25 a.m. sheriff’s deputies stopped a vehicle on Route 60 in the town for an expired registration. The operator of the vehicle was identified as Lonnie B. Wicher Jr., 37, Jamestown and possessed a revoked non-driver ID. Further investigation of the ID turned up 30 scoffs on 16 dates with a total of 35 suspensions. Wicher was charged with unregistered motor vehicle, unlicensed operator, violation of interlock restrictions and first-degree aggravated unlicensed operator. He was arraigned in Stockton Town Court and remanded to the Chautauqua County Jail.

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