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Chautauqua County Sheriffs NORTH HARMONY — On Friday, deputies were called to a residence in the town of North Harmony for report of a physical altercation. Upon further investigation, it was determined that Keith J. Morgan, 36, of Ashville, interfered with the ability of another to call ...

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Two hurt after vehicle, buggy crash HARTFIELD — Two people were injured after a vehicle and Amish buggy crash around 8:40 a.m. on Route 430. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies report an investigation into the crash showed that Timothy Spears, 55, of Ellington was traveling east when he ...

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Dunkirk Police Department ¯ On Feb. 20 Angelica Cullinan, 21, of Silver Creek was charged with two counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. ¯ On Feb. 22 Tiffany M. Doctor, of Dunkirk was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor ...

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New York State Police SOUTH DAYTON — On Feb. 25, troopers stopped a vehicle on First Street for operating without insurance on file. While interviewing the driver, Joshua J. Dash, 39, of Leon, the odor of marijuana was allegedly present. Troopers reportedly found Dash in possession of ...

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New York State Police ≤ SINCLAIRVILLE — On Feb. 26, troopers responded to a residence for a report of a domestic incident. Investigation revealed that Nathan Siracuse, 33, of Sinclairville allegedly removed a guitar from the wall and intentionally broke it, and pushed the victim into a ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ≤ CLYMER — On Feb. 25 at around 8:30 a.m., patrol responded to a report of a disorderly subject who allegedly started a residence on fire and was believed to still be inside. Officers met with a third party subject at the residence, who confirmed a ...

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New York State Police NIAGARA FALLS — On Feb. 23 at 6:30 p.m., troopers responded to a 9-1-1 call of a disabled vehicle on Interstate 190 north of exit 23 in the city of Niagara Falls. Troopers located the vehicle on the shoulder of the I-190. The operator, Nancy Jimerson, 34, of Irving, ...

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New York State Police ¯ PANAMA — On Feb. 18, troopers and Chautauqua County deputies responded to a residence for a report of a domestic incident. An investigation revealed that Justin Earle, 25, of Panama, became enraged over an ongoing issue regarding use of the communal wood-burning ...

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Fredonia Police Department ¯ Jacen Weinkertz, 23, of Brocton was charged Feb. 7 with criminal obstruction of breathing, two counts of fourth degree criminal mischief and harassment. ¯ David Smith, 20, homeless, was charged Feb. 8 with attempted grand larceny and criminal mischief. ¯ ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ≤ FRENCH CREEK — On Feb. 16 at around 2:26 a.m., deputies observed a vehicle allegedly fail to stop at a stop sign on Griffin Road. Deputies stopped the vehicle and identified the driver as Alan K. Miller, 27, of North East, PA. Following an ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department ≤ FRENCH CREEK — On Feb. 15 at about 11:43 p.m., deputies stopped a vehicle on Route 426 for multiple traffic violations. Deputies identified the operator as Timothy J. Soliwoda, 25, of Corry, PA. Investigation allegedly found Soliwoda to be ...

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New York State Police Department ¯ COLLINS — On Feb. 14 at around 7:20 p.m., troopers charged Daniel V. Grover, 41, of Gowanda for three counts of petit larceny. According to police, Grover was being investigated on three different larceny cases occurring at Iroquois Smoke Shop, South ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ NORTH HARMONY — Deputies responded to a report of a vehicle allegedly traveling in the wrong direction on Interstate 86 at 9 p.m. Feb. 9. A short time later, deputies located and stopped the vehicle, identifying the driver as Jevin R. Kelderhouse, 59, ...

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¯ On Monday Eric S. Centner, 37, of Fredonia was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, suspended registration, no insurance and expired inspection. ¯ On Monday Juan Reyes-Newmayer, 41, of Dunkirk was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed ...

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Town of Evans Police Department ≤ On Feb. 4 at around 3:46 a.m., a vehicle was stopped on South Main Street for operating without headlights. While speaking to the operator, Ray W. Silverheels, 32, of Collins, it was learned that his license was allegedly suspended. Silverheels was placed ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ≤ BUSTI — On Feb. 9 at around 11:40 p.m., deputies stopped a vehicle on Hunt Road for speeding. The operator was identified as Nathan P. Rios, 36, of Jamestown. Investigation allegedly found Rios to be intoxicated and he was taken into custody. Rios ...

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Fredonia Police Department ¯ Katelyn Schrader, no age given, of Forestville was charged Jan. 23 with grand larceny and issuing a bad check. ¯ Zachary Scott, 32, of Fredonia was charged Jan. 26 with second-degree harassment. ¯ Matthew Hefferman, 19, no address given, was charged Jan. 27 ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ JAMESTOWN — Sheriff’s deputies stopped a vehicle on Steele Street in the city of Jamestown for having less than two functioning headlights on Thursday at approximately 8:08 p.m. The operator was identified as Jonathan R. Barlow, 46, of Jamestown. ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ≤ SHERMAN — On Jan. 31 at around 2:58 a.m., deputies responded to a vehicle rollover crash on Route 430. Deputies identified the alleged operator of the involved vehicle as Leanne E. Becker, 61, of North East, Pa. Following an investigation into the ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ≤ CHAUTAUQUA — On Jan. 31 at around 10:59 p.m., deputies stopped a vehicle on South Erie Street for an equipment violation. The operator was identified as Brian J. Little, 33, of Mayville. Further investigation allegedly found Little to be ...