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Two from Forestville injured in Cattaraugus County accident ASHFORD — Two Forestville residents were injured in a two-car motor vehicle accident Wednesday morning on Route 219. Cattaraugus County sheriff’s deputies report a 2002 Toyota Camry, operated by Brian E. Grzybowski, 60, of ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ GERRY — Johnny Nunez, 46, of Jamestown, was charged with several offenses Monday shortly after 10 p.m. Allegedly, deputies observed Nunez failing to keep right while driving on Route 60. They stopped his vehicle, conducted an investigation and ...

Two from Forestville injured in Cattaraugus County accident

ASHFORD — Two Forestville residents were injured in a two-car motor vehicle accident this morning on Route 219. Cattaraugus County sheriff’s deputies report a 2002 Toyota Camry, operated by Brian E. Grzybowski, 60, of Forestville, spun out of control on Route 210 and was struck by a ...

Randy A. Haskins

JPD seize loaded handgun in traffic stop

JAMESTOWN — A Sinclairville man allegedly carrying a loaded handgun was charged Monday after a traffic stop in Jamestown. At 1:30 p.m., Jamestown police pulled over a vehicle on Allen Street near Buffalo Street and reportedly found an occupant — 25-year-old Randy A. Haskins — in ...

Barbara J. Redeye

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Jury Selection For Redeye Trial Scheduled For Next Tuesday MAYVILLE — Jury selection for the trial of Barbara J. Redeye, a Jamestown woman accused of fatally stabbing her half-brother, is scheduled to begin Feb. 21. Redeye, 24, allegedly stabbed 36-year-old Dale A. Redeye at a 501 ...

Man in court with hypodermic needles charged

CHAUTAUQUA — A Mayville man attending town court is behind bars after allegedly being in possession of two hypodermic needles. James D. Mawhir, 27, was remanded to the Chautauqua County Jail by the presiding judge. Before his transportation, however, county sheriff’s deputies ...

Deputies probe missing excavator from Mina

MINA — The Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office is investigating the theft of a 2014 Kubota Excavator that was stolen from Route 426 in the town. The theft occurred sometime after 5 p.m. on Thursday and before 2 a.m Saturday. The sheriff's Office is asking anyone with information to call ...

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Dunkirk Police Department ¯ Donte Chambers, 23, of Dunkirk, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana on Feb. 1. ¯ Norman I. Geddis Jr., 19, of Dunkirk, was charged with trespassing on Feb. 4. ¯ Felix Gonzalez-Colon, 27, of Dunkirk, was charged with fourth-degree criminal ...

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Lawn shear showdown: man accused of damaging tire STOCKTON — Perhaps he was anxious for spring. Whatever the reason, Adam R. Degolier, 27, of Stockton, reportedly took lawn shears to another man’s truck tire on Thursday at about 8 a.m. Chautauqua County Sheriff’s deputies had been ...

Westfield man, 20, charged after underage party

CHAUTAUQUA — A noise complaint early this morning has led to a Westfield man facing charges for an underage-drinking party. County sheriff's deputies responded to a residence on Quillam Road after a complaint at 12:45 a.m. Upon arrival deputies located a large social gathering. An ...

Police detail leads to nabbing of Jamestown man

JAMESTOWN — It was a case of being in the wrong place at the wrong time for a 43-year-old city man. Around 6:53 p.m. Friday, Jamestown officers were conducting a joint Gun Involved Violence Elimination detail that is directed at conducting home visits upon parolees to ensure their ...

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Dunkirk teen charged with  trespass after sighting on fire escape Dunkirk Police were called to the apartments at 38 Pine Street Wednesday around 6 p.m. on a report of a subject climbing a fire escape and entering the second-floor apartment. Upon arrival, officers set up a perimeter and ...

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Dunkirk man nabbed for coke sales to undercover drug task force members Jeremy N. Echevarria, 30, of Dunkirk, was taken into custody Tuesday at about 1:10 p.m. and charged with several offenses. According to the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office, the Dunkirk City Police and the ...

Fredonia man charged in narcotics distribution

A 43-year-old Fredonia man is facing a number of drug charges after a several-month investigation by the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force into the narcotics distribution that has been ongoing in the northern Chautauqua County area. At 11:15 a.m. Tuesday on Willow Road near Brigham ...

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Dunkirk man arrested for assault A Dunkirk man is behind bars after allegedly beating a woman with a baseball bat. Dunkirk Police patrol officers responded to the area of Washington Park for a reported fight around 3 p.m. Monday. While dispersing the groups in the area, a concerned citizen ...

Silver Creek man charged in rape of 15-year-old

HANOVER — A Silver Creek man has been arrested on a warrant issued and has been charged with second-degree rape and two counts of second-degree criminal sexual act with a 15-year-old. Chautauqua County sheriff's deputies report David N. Coia was charged after a warrant issued by ...

Lewrence R. Henhawk

Reservation man arrested twice in eight days

IRVING — A Cattaraugus Indian Reservation resident appears to be getting well acquainted with local law enforcement. Lewrence R. Henhawk, 44, has seen the inside of a police car twice in just eight days. On Jan. 29, he was taken into custody by the New York State Police for allegedly ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ SHERMAN — Jamie L. Querreveld, 33, of Clymer, was taken into custody Thursday at about 1 a.m. and charged with driving while intoxicated. He had allegedly violated a traffic rule on Church Street, which drew the attention of deputies. After they ...

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Amish teen killed in logging accident CONEWANGO — A 14-year-old boy has died in a logging accident in Cattaraugus County. Sheriff’s deputies report an investigation is taking place in the accident, which occurred around 9 a.m. Friday. Conewango Fire, Ellington Fire and Randolph EMS were ...

Fugitive arrested in Frewsburg

FREWSBURG — On Tuesday, the U.S. Marshals and the New York State Police arrested Jonathan Carlson, 27, of Frewsburg, for being a fugitive from justice. Carlson was wanted out of Licking County, Ohio, for aggravated possession of drugs and was located hiding in a crawl space in his ...