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Jamestown man pleads guilty to being a felon in possession of a gun BUFFALO — U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced Friday that Willie C. Graham 38, of Jamestown, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara to being a felon in possession of firearms and ammunition. ...

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Westfield man accused of traveling 94 mph while intoxicated SHERMAN — On Monday shortly before 1 a.m., Chautauqua County Sheriff deputies were traveling south on Clymer-Sherman Road in town of Sherman when they were passed by a vehicle reportedly traveling 94 mph in a 55 mph zone. The ...

Man accused of knife threat

WESTFIELD — A Westfield man is accused of threatening another individual with a knife. According to Westfield Police, on Friday around 5:20 p.m. Richard D. Young, 50, of Cottage Street was charged with second-degree menacing. It was alleged that Young did place another individual in ...

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New York State Police ¯ GERRY — A 25-year-old Sinclarville woman is facing drug charges after a traffic violation on Wednesday. New York State Police at Jamestown charged Stevie Provorse with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance after she was pulled over on Route ...

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Police: Man drove drunk to meeting on dangers of DWI ASHVILLE — A Williamsville man attending a Victim Impact Panel for those convicted of any driving while intoxicated-related offense is facing charges after sheriff’s deputies say he showed up after consuming alcohol. David J. Coffed, ...

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Evans Police Department ¯ On Aug. 28 at approximately 9 p.m., a potted plant was reportedly stolen from the gazebo on Park Street in Angola. Investigation is ongoing. ¯ On Aug. 29 at about 12 a.m., patrol responded to a church on North Main Street for a trespass complaint. Upon arrival, ...

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Jamestown man charged in Dunkirk assault Dunkirk Police on Wednesday morning announced a 20-year-old Jamestown man had been arrested in connection with a brutal beating that occurred on Friday. Adrian Melo Estrada was taken into custody on Tuesday on an outstanding arrest warrant charging ...

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New York State Police ¯ JAMESTOWN — On Sept. 1, troopers pulled over a vehicle on Route 430 for traffic violations. While speaking to the driver, Jonathan Telschow, 22, of Bemus Point, troopers allegedly smelled marijuana emanating from inside the vehicle. A search of Telschow and his ...

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New York State Police ¯ JAMESTOWN — On Aug. 30, troopers pulled over a vehicle on Route 430 for a traffic violation. After allegedly failing several sobriety tests, the driver, Ashley Hancock, 25, of Jamestown, was placed under arrest and charged with DWI. Hancock was transported to State ...

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Cherry Creek man charged after early morning incident CHERRY CREEK — A town man is facing charges after an incident early Saturday. At approximately 2:09 a.m., sheriff’s deputies responded to an address for a report of a disorderly subject. Further investigation revealed that William ...

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Wanted Mayville woman charged in drug incident MAYVILLE — A village woman is in custody after a suspicious situation earlier this week, which involved illegal drugs. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies today reported that at 1 a.m. Sunday, officers observed a the situation in a ...

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Information regarding Brocton woman sought by coroner ERIE —The family of a Brocton woman who died in July is being sought by the Erie County, Pa., coroner’s officer. The Erie Times-News reports Stacy K. Williams died of natural causes on July 26 at age 68 in UPMC Hamot. The ...

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Gowanda Police Department ¯ On Aug. 13 at around 8 a.m., patrol stopped a vehicle for having no inspection sticker. A DMV computer check revealed that the license of the driver, Nicholas S. Mason, 23, of Collins, was allegedly suspended. Mason was arrested and charged with second degree ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ A Fredonia man is facing charges for driving under the influence of drugs. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies stopped a vehicle on Bennett Road in the town of Dunkirk around 8 p.m. Friday. Upon further investigation, it was determined that Sean M. ...

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Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office ¯ RANDOLPH — On Aug. 7 at roughly 3 p.m., an unnamed 17-year-old female resident of the Randolph’s Children’s Home was arrested and charged with third-degree criminal mischief. The female is accused of allegedly throwing a rock through a window at ...

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Minor injuries in crash HANOVER — Thursday at around 3:40 p.m. Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a personal injury motor vehicle accident on Routes 5 and 20. Investigation into the accident found that Caleb Daniels, 28, of Brocton was traveling west on Routes 5 and 20, ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department ¯ HANOVER — At about 5:24 p.m. Saturday, deputies responded to Quarry Road for a reported vehicle in the roadway with an unconscious operator behind the wheel. Deputies located the vehicle in question and identified the operator as Shawn M. Field, ...

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Alleged drunk driver hits Amish buggy, flees scene, lands in ditch POLAND — A Falconer man is accused of hitting an Amish buggy while intoxicated and then fleeing the scene. On Sunday at about 10:30 p.m. Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of a vehicle ...

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Town of Evans Police Department ≤ On August 13 at approximately 2:13 p.m., Eric E. Mason, 36, of Buffalo, was a passenger in a vehicle during a traffic stop. A warrant check on Mason allegedly revealed a valid warrant out of the city of Buffalo. Mason was subsequently turned over to Buffalo ...

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Erie County Sheriff’s Office SPRINGVILLE — A South Dayton man is facing felony drug charges after being picked up in this village on Thursday. Erie County sheriff’s deputies initiated a traffic stop at approximately 12:54 p.m. along South Cascade Road. The operator was found to have ...