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Jamestown man jailed after car reported stolen

JAMESTOWN — A Jamestown man was waiting to be arraigned after a motor vehicle was reported stolen Thursday evening. Jamestown police, who were with state police on a targeted enforcement patrol, responded around 3:30 p.m. to Foote Avenue for the theft. An investigation found 54-year-old ...

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Man allegedly chokes, punches girlfriend JAMESTOWN — A Jamestown man was charged Thursday after allegedly choking and punching his girlfriend during a domestic incident. William J. Bean, 34, was taken to Jamestown City Jail after officers responded around 10 a.m. near the area of King and ...

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Dunkirk Police Reports ¯ Erick A. Almestica-Ayala, 26, of Dunkirk was charged Sunday with criminal obstruction of breathing and second-degree harassment. ¯ Wesley M. Priolette, 31, of Dunkirk, was charged Sunday with petit larceny and resisting arrest. ¯ Andrew T. Seelbinder, 30, of ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office SHERMAN — Deputies located a vehicle rollover on Clymer Sherman Road Saturday at approximately 1:30 a.m. Deputies identified the driver as Timothy Hostetler, 22, of Clymer and upon investigation charged him with driving while intoxicated, aggravated ...

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Vehicle hits horse in Busti BUSTI — A horse reportedly sustained serious injuries after it was struck by a vehicle Monday evening in the town of Busti. The crash occurred about 7:30 p.m. near the intersection of Kortwright and Big Tree roads. County fire dispatch said the horse sustained ...

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Fredonia man tries to run victim off road A Fredonia man is in jail after allegedly following a victim and trying to run them off the road Saturday night. Around 9 p.m., deputies responded to Route 60 in the town of Pomfret for the report of a subject following the caller and driving in a ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office BEMUS POINT — Deputies were called to a Sunnyside Avenue residence Thursday for report of an assault. Upon further investigation, deputies alleged that Calvin Thomas, 60, of Bemus Point, had grabbed another resident by the neck and would not allow the ...

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Three charged after meth found in traffic stop JAMESTOWN — Three Pennsylvania residents are facing charges after methamphetamine was discovered in a traffic stop Wednesday in the city of Jamestown. Kyle R. Hedderick, 26, of Union City, Pa., Lee D. Palmer, 27, of Elgin, Pa., and Emily E. ...

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Impostor posing as sergeant in Collins COLLINS — Deputies responded to complaints from a Collins woman about an individual falsely identifying himself as a Sergeant John Scott from the Sheriff’s Office. The man attempted to meet her so she could complete paperwork due to a missed court ...

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Dunkirk Police Reports ¯ Luis Jega, 30, of Dunkirk, was charged Tuesday, Dec. 12 with third-degree criminal mischief. ¯ Michael T. Saxon, 37, of Buffalo, was charged Monday, Dec. 11 with fourth-degree criminal mischief. ¯ Rodney Hawkins, Jr., 29, of Dunkirk, was charged Monday, Dec. ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriffs BROCTON — The Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office responded to Central Avenue in the village of Brocton on Monday, for the report of a harassment that had allegedly occurred. After an investigation, it was determined that Christopher Small allegedly made unwanted ...

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Randolph woman arrested for providing underage drug den RANDOLPH — On Dec. 15, the New York State Police arrested Amber Redeye, 35, of Randolph, for five counts of first-degree unlawful dealing with a child, three counts of endangering the welfare of a child and one count of second-degree ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ MAYVILLE — Alexandria A. Earls, 24, of Mayville was charged Friday with third-degree assault following an incident around 10 p.m. Sheriff’s deputies responded to the Lakeview Hotel in Mayville for the report of an assault. After an investigation, ...

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POLAND — Deputies stopped a vehicle driven by Melissa M Faulkner on Dec. 9 at around 12:47 a.m. for observed traffic violations on Route 394 in the town of Poland. Upon investigation, Faulkner was alleged to have been intoxicated. Faulkner was taken into custody and charged with fail to ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office JAMESTOWN — Larry P. Campbell Jr., 47, was charged Saturday with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Deputies were called to a Main Street address for Campbell on a confirmed county court warrant. Upon arrival deputies took ...

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New York State Police ¯ ELLERY — Nancie Gerrish, 39, of Bemus Point, was charged with second-degree harassment on Monday. Troopers responded to an address where it was reported that Gerrish verbally abused and subjected her to physical contact, police say. Gerrish was arrested and released ...

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Jamestown man charged following incident JAMESTOWN — An investigation into narcotic activity led to the arrest of a Jamestown man Saturday. The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office says were called to 2870 N. Main St. Ext. for a person with a confirmed County Court warrant. Upon arrival, ...

Police charge 26 with possessing fraudulent driver’s licenses

The Fredonia Police Department assisted the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles fraud unit with a criminal investigation in the Village of Fredonia. Police have identified a significant increase of the possession of fraudulent driver's licenses. On Friday, undercover officers of the ...

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North Collins Village Police In the month of November, officers were on duty for 130 hours. In that time, village police responded to 49 calls, including: four court details, two assists to other police departments, two assists to emergency services, two alarms. Also, one for all of the ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ≤ CHAUTAUQUA — At around 3:40 p.m. on Wednesday, Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Patrol responded to a report of a single vehicle crash near 6398 Route 394 in the town of Chautauqua. Upon arrival, it was discovered that Kevin J. Kelley, 54, of ...