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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ WESTFIELD — Jade M. Anderson, 27, of Westfield, was arrested on a warrant for third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, loud exhaust and unlicensed operator on Sunday at 1:29 a.m. Westfield Police Department located Anderson on East Main Street ...

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Crash leads to DWI charges against man A Dunkirk man was charged Friday afternoon following a two-car accident on Route 5 at Temple Street. The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office reports that deputies were dispatched around 2:41 p.m. to the scene. An investigation determined that Bradley ...

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New York State Police at Collins COLLINS — Davin M. Lay, 24, of Gowanda, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana on Dec. 30. At around 4:59 p.m., troopers stopped Lay's vehicle on Versailles Plank Road for alleged inadequate window tint. During the pull over, troopers reportedly ...

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STOW — On Tuesday, the New York State Police arrested Justin Bement, 27, for seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance in a non-original container and Sebastian Roetzel, 26, for Unlawful Possession of Marijuana. Both men are North Ridgeville, Ohio residents. Roetzel was ...

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Man asleep in drive thru gets charged with DWI Fast food to fast asleep. A 30-year-old Fredonia resident was charged with driving while intoxicated after falling asleep in the McDonald’s drive thru in Fredonia, police say. William R. Tryczenski, 30, was found asleep, sheriff’s deputies ...

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New York State Police ¯ STOW — On Jan. 4, the New York State Police arrested Andrew Tyler, 26, of Burton, MI, for unlawful possession of marijuana. Troopers were checking on a disabled vehicle on Route 394 in Stow and while speaking to Tyler, troopers smelled marijuana emanating from ...

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Evans Town Police ¯ Matthew M. Carr, 30, of Buffalo, was arrested on a warrant out of the town of Hamburg on Dec. 25 at 7:37 p.m. ¯ Jamie D. Jensen, 22, of Evans, was arrested on a warrant on Dec. 28 at 5:01 p.m. Patrol stopped Jensen’s vehicle on Lake Shore Road at Baypoint heading ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office SHERMAN — A Sherman couple was arrested on Monday, Dec. 11 when they broke into a locked storage facility with their 5-year-old child to spend the night. Deputies had observed Mike Barringer, 42, of Sherman and Hollie Petroff, 33, of Northeast, Pa, ...

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Dunkirk Police Reports ¯ Gregory Lee Galloway, 27, of Dunkirk was charged Monday with trespassing, obstruction, resisting arrest, second-degree harassment and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Fredonia Police Reports ¯ Antonio Zendano, 21, of Fredonia, was ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ≤ CHAUTAUQUA — Deputies charged a man who had overturned his snowmobile Monday at around 3 a.m. with snowmobiling while intoxicated. Douglas W. Emery, 33, of Ashland, OH, was taken into custody for processing and refused a breath test. He was held ...

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RANDOLPH — A not-so-safe park job stuck a Randolph man with a driving while intoxicated charge on Christmas Eve. New York State Troopers responded to a report of a car parked in the eastbound lane of Interstate 86. Upon arrival, Troopers found Westley Bennett, 28, allegedly sleeping at the ...

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 ...