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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ SHERMAN — A 19-year-old male, of Sherman, was charged with two counts of fourth-degree criminal mischief. Deputies responded Friday at 6:52 p.m. to an address in Sherman for a reported altercation. An investigation found that the 19-year-old male ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ Joshua C. Lee, 29, of Fredonia, was charged with driving while intoxicated, aggravated DWI and moving from lane unsafely. Deputies observed on Tuesday at 1:37 a.m. a vehicle that appeared to have been involved in a crash. The vehicle was in the ...

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State Police release Memorial Day stats A special traffic enforcement by the New York State Police over the Memorial Day week resulted in 8,900 tickets being issued. Last year’s initiative, by comparison, resulted in 13,693 tickets and 225 arrests for motorists caught driving while ...

Jamestown man charged in stabbing incident

JAMESTOWN — A Jamestown man is facing assault and burglary charges following a stabbing incident Tuesday. The Jamestown Police Department reported the arrest of 44-year-old William R. Buckley after officers responded shortly after 3 p.m. to an East Eighth Street address. Upon arrival, ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ HANOVER — Michael B. Kleckner, 35, of Silver Creek, was taken into custody on a warrant for two counts of first-degree criminal contempt and second-degree burglary. Deputies conducted a warrant check Tuesday for Kleckner on Angell Road in the town ...

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911 calls lead to charges ELLERY — Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies responded to Belleview Road on Sunday at 4:45 p.m. for a report of aggravated harassment. Upon further investigation, deputies determined that Sally Lawson, 63, of Bemus Point, called Chautauqua County 911 dispatch ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office Justin L. Horton, 36, of Stockton was arrested for alleged seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, fourth-degree criminal possession of marijuana, criminally possessing hypodermic instrument, third-degree unlicensed operation, ...

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Dunkirk Police Department ¯ On May 3, Wilfredo Hernandez-Mercado, 37, of Dunkirk was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and noise ordinance. ¯ On May 3, Onix A Lopez-Ortiz, 40, of Dunkirk was charged with six counts of criminal possession of a controlled ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office JAMESTOWN — On May 16, Nicholas T. Doland, 30, of Celeron was charged with driving while ability is impaired by drugs, moving from lane unsafely, and speeding in zone. At about 10 p.m., Sheriff’s deputies observed a vehicle commit a lane violation as ...

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Sherman man accused of sexual actions with juveniles SHERMAN — A Sherman man is accused of sexual actions with underage individuals. On May 5, an investigation about a suspicious situation was conducted by the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Criminal Investigation Division. Upon the ...

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Inmate charged with spitting in face of jail officer MAYVILLE — An inmate who spit in the face of a corrections officer is facing charges, the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department reported Tuesday. Deputies said the incident occurred around 1:20 p.m. Sunday at the Chautauqua County ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ ELLERY — On May 9, Sally M Lawson, 63 was charged with second-degree falsely reporting an incident. Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Deputies served a felony warrant on Lawson. She was brought to Chautauqua County Jail to be arraigned. ¯ MAYVILLE ...

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Forestville man charged with DWI after crash SHERIDAN — A Forestville man is facing driving while intoxicated charges after a crash on South Roberts Road late Saturday afternoon. State Police at Fredonia charged Ronald L. McKillip, 44, after investigating a one-car accident before 7 p.m. ...

Campfire mishap injures man

Fredonia Fire Department on Saturday said it responded to an incident where a man had fallen into a campfire on Temple Street in the village around 9:30 p.m. The first call regarding the incident was referred to as a panic attack. The individual had second- and third-degree burns and had to be ...

Reported stabbing on Brigham Road

OBSERVER Photo by Anthony Dolce Police and EMS personnel were called to a Fredonia apartment complex this afternoon following a reported stabbing. A male was said to have a hand laceration in an incident reported around 3:20 p.m. at 100 Brigham Road. Fredonia police, firefighters and Alstar ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ MAYVILLE — On April 28, Tony J Stebbins, 33 of Jamestown was charged with third-degree criminal mischief. Deputies allege Stebbins, an inmate at the Chautauqua County Jail, intentionally damaged a kiosk located in a cell block at the jail. He was ...

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New York State Police JAMESTOWN — Two women face charges after a Sunday traffic stop. Troopers out of SP Jamestown charged Tina Holland, 35, of Jamestown, with two counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and possession of controlled substances by ultimate ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office PANAMA — On Friday, William E Curry, 37, of Harmony was charged with violation of parole. The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office road patrol along with the Sheriff’s K9 assisted New York State Parole with a warrant check. Curry, who is on parole ...

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Man charged over smashing vehicle RANDOLPH — A domestic incident on Phillips Brook Road led to charges for a town resident for damaging his stepfather’s vehicle. Cattaraugus County sheriff’s deputies Sunday morning reported that Tyler P. Conway, 24, of 2287 Phillips Brook Road, took a ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office BROCTON — On May 7, Richard T. Sendall, 36, of Gerry was arrested for alleged improper plates, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Dylan J. Pieszak, 26, of Fredonia was also ...