Man charged with marijuana possession
SHERIDAN - On Friday, Fredonia troopers charged Jose Reyes-Collazo, 22, with unlawful possession of marijuana. He was a passenger in a vehicle that was pulled over on Route 20 for a reported speeding violation.
Troopers reported smelling marijuana emanating from inside the vehicle and conducted a search. Reyes-Collazo was allegedly in possession of a marijuana cigarette. He was issued an appearance ticket for June 7.
WESTFIELD - Three individuals were charged with driving while impaired and other charges in separate incidents Tuesday.
Around 7:20 p.m., officers observed a male subject passed out behind the steering wheel of his truck in a business parking lot on East Main Street. The vehicle was still running and up against a curb. The curb was preventing the vehicle from rolling into East Main Street and possibly causing an accident.
The driver, William Van-volkenburg, 64, of Westfield, was allegedly found to be impaired by drugs. He was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs.
Around 12:05 a.m., officers saw a vehicle on North Portage Street crossing the white fog line and centerline multiple times.
Officers initiated a traffic stop on the vehicle and, after investigation, allegedly found the operator, Jessica M. Rumsey, 34, of Westfield, to be intoxicated and her license previously suspended.
Rumsey was taken into custody and later released with traffic tickets for driving while intoxicated, failure to maintain lane, failure to keep right, and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation.
Around 2:55 a.m., police observed a vehicle on South Portage Street cross the white fog line and centerline multiple times.
Officers initiated a traffic stop on the vehicle and, after investigation, allegedly found the operator, William D. Sloppy, 27, of Jamestown, to be intoxicated and license previously suspended.
Sloppy was taken into custody and arraigned in the Village of Westfield Court. Bail was set at $500 cash or $2,500 property.
Sloppy was transported to Chautauqua County Jail and will appear in Westfield Court to answer to charges of DWI, second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, failure to maintain lane, and failure to keep right.
FALCONER - Alisha Zuck, 23 of Falconer was charged May 23 with driving while intoxicated and unlawful possession of marijuana.
Zuck was pulled over at the four corners for a reported traffic violation. She reportedly failed several field sobriety tests and two marijuana cigarettes were allegedly located in her vehicle.
Zuck was transported to the Jamestown City Police Department where she provided a breath sample that was reported as .12 percent. She was then transported to state police barracks in Jamestown where she was processed, issued tickets returnable to the Town of Ellicott Court and released to a sober individual.
On May 27, Leslie Kopta, 38, of Clymer was charged with third-degree criminal mischief.
A few weeks earlier troopers responded to a complaint in French Creek where it was reported that Kopta ripped apart a wooden well house that belonged to the complainant. After investigation, Kopta was arrested on a warrant and arraigned in the Town of French Creek Court.
Cody Kane, 20, of Jamestown was charged Thursday with fifth-degree criminal possession of marijuana.
A trooper pulled Kane's vehicle over on Route 60 for a traffic violation. He said while speaking to Kane, he smelled marijuana emanating from inside the vehicle. The officer reportedly found several partially smoked marijuana cigarettes in the ashtray and 52 grams of marijuana in two separate bags in the trunk.
The officer transported Kane to state police barracks in Jamestown for processing. Kane was later released on an appearance ticket that directs him to appear in the City of Jamestown Court.
KIANTONE - On Thursday, Carlos Rivera, 30, of Falconer was charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon. Jorge Rivera, 24, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana.
A trooper reportedly pulled over the vehicle that Carlos was driving because the front seat passenger, Jorge, was not wearing a seatbelt. The trooper reported observing marijuana residue on Jorge's clothing.
The trooper searched the vehicle and reported finding Jorge in possession of a small bag of marijuana and Carlos in possession of a switchblade.
Both subjects are to appear in Kiantone Court.
ASHVILLE - On May 20, Jamie Sales, 21, of Ashville was charged with disorderly conduct after a trooper investigated a report of a disorderly subject on Demming Road. While the trooper was interviewing him, Sales reportedly became unruly and threatened the complainant.
On May 22, a trooper responded to the same location on Demming Road for a report of vandalism to a vehicle. This time Sales was charged with second-degree menacing. It was reported that Sales threatened the complainant physical harm with a hammer and threatened to vandalize his vehicle.
Sales was processed at the state police barracks in Jamestown.
KIANTONE - On Thursday, Monica Pratton, 26, of Jamestown was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana.
Pratton was the front seat passenger in a vehicle that was pulled over because she was reportedly not wearing a seat belt. The trooper reported smelling marijuana emanating from inside the car. The investigation reported that Pratton was in possession of a marijuana cigarette.
She was issued an appearance ticket.
ASHVILLE - On Thursday, James Visosky, 48, of Jamestown was charged with fourth-degree stalking.
A trooper responded to a residence for a report of harassment. The complainant said the suspect called her repeatedly during the last eight months even though she and her son told him to stop. She said that as time went on, the calls became more disturbing.
Visosky was found at this residence, transported to the state police barracks in Jamestown, and arraigned in the Town of Busti Court. He was released and is to appear in the Town of North Harmony Court.