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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ Matthew A. Smith, 26, of Fredonia, was charged with driving while intoxicated, aggravated DWI and failure to keep right on Sunday at 3:28 a.m. Deputies stopped a vehicle in the town of Pomfret on Route 20 for a traffic infraction. Through an ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriffs CHAUTAUQUA — Chautauqua County Deputies engaged in a reported high speed pursuit of fleeing suspect Michael S. Hannold, 41, of Mayville Thursday which resulted in Hannold being taken into custody and charged with several violations. While on patrol, deputies ...

Clymer man injured in ATV accident

MAYVILLE — Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office responded to a personal injury ATV accident on Potter Road on Tuesday. Through further investigation, Kyle Hannold, 23, of Clymer was allegedly operating an ATV in a wooded area when he struck a tree. Hannold was transported by Starflight to ...

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Westfield Police ¯ Two youths were allegedly observed by police Sunday to be in the Pavilion of Moore Park after curfew Sunday. Patrols spoke with the youths and verified that they were both under the age of 18 and in violation of the Westfield curfew law. They were issued citations and ...

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Fredonia Police ¯ Johnny Evans, of Fredonia, was charged Wednesday, with a violation of probation warrant and turned over to the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office. Dunkirk Police ¯ Arelis Rivera-Hernandez, 38 of Dunkirk, was charged Saturday with second-degree harassment. ¯ ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ PANAMA — Huberto Enrique Morales Garcia, 40, of Crown Dr., Fairlawn, Virginia, was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated, DWI per se, speed in zone and failure to keep right on Sunday at 9:11 a.m. Deputies responded to a complaint of a ...

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Chautauqua County Court MAYVILLE — Chautauqua County District Attorney Patrick Swanson announced the following recent pleas and sentences in Chautauqua County Court. ¯ Angel Lopez-Tirado, 28, of Dunkirk, was sentenced on July 24 by Chautauqua County Court Judge David W. Foley on two ...

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Deputies spot intoxicated woman smoking cigarette in vehicle in pond NORTH COLLINS — A Boston, NY woman was charged with driving while intoxicated after her vehicle landed in a pond. According to the Erie County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were dispatched to a crash scene at Sisson ...

Area police — Aug. 1

Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ CARROLL — Gage W. Akin, 20, of Frewsburg was charged with operating without a helmet, failure to stop at a stop sign, and operating an ATV on an open highway on Friday. Akin was reportedly operating an ATV westbound on Dennison Road, failed to stop ...

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Motorcyclist allegedly flees cops at over 100 mph OBSERVER Staff Report ELLICOTT — Dustin D. Pickett, 28, of Lakewood was charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se, two counts of reckless operation, speed in zone, failure to obey a traffic control device and unlawful fleeing of ...

Area police — July 29

Two nabbed with illegal firearm Two city residents are facing second-degree criminal possession of a weapon charges after a traffic stop Thursday morning. Dunkirk police report the incident took place on East Front Street around 5 a.m. During the course of an investigation regarding a ...

Area police — July 28

Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department ¯ STOCKTON — Lindsay M. Plymel, 34, of Bemus Point was charged with failure to keep right, driving while and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance on Sunday. At about 7 p.m., Deputies observed a vehicle commit a traffic ...

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Westfield Police ¯ Bradley J. Perkins, 30, of Westfield, was charged July 15 with unlawful possession of marijuana and failure to stop at a stop sign after he was allegedly observed committing a traffic infraction at the corner of Union and Third streets around 7:40 p.m. Officers allegedly ...

Mayville woman allegedly attempted burglary

ASHVILLE — A 47-year-old Mayville woman was committed to the Chautauqua County Jail after police say she attempted to leave a property with a vehicle full of possessions she was not given permission to take. According to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office, Dawn M. Duvall of ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ WESTFIELD — Steven F. Kennedy, 35, of Jamestown was charged with failure to yield right of way, unsecured load, driving while intoxicated, DWI per se, third-degree criminal possession of stolen property, and fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen ...

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Gowanda Police ¯ A 17-year-old female was arrested on July 12 at midnight after loitering in the Gowanda Police parking lot because of an Order of Protection between her and Gowanda Police. Patrol spotted her and allegedly chased her to arrest her. She was charged with second-degree criminal ...

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Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office ≤ SOUTH DAYTON — Kyle M. Samuelson, 24, of Route 62, Leon, was charged with second-degree burglary, petit larceny and criminal possession of stolen property on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Sheriff’s deputies made the arrest following a burglary complaint. ...

Area police — July 22

Three charged in Silver Creek, Sheridan vehicle larcenies Three people — a Silver Creek man, a 17-year-old and a juvenile — have been arrested in connection with a number of vehicle larcenies that occurred earlier this month in the town of Sheridan and village of Silver ...

Area police — July 21

Dunkirk Police ¯ Timothy Kelly, 38, of Fredonia, was charged Monday with fourth-degree grand larceny. ¯ Edriese Walker, 27, of Dunkirk, was charged Tuesday with first-degree criminal contempt. ¯ Chastity Martinez-Diaz, 25, of Dunkirk, was charged Tuesday with second-degree ...