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Silver Creek man arrested after gunshot incident SILVER CREEK — A village resident has been charged after firing a rifle early Thursday in the Robinson Street area. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies charged Jacob D. Seeley, 26, of 71 Robinson Street with first-degree reckless ...

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Town of Evans Police Department ¯ On May 13 at roughly 7:50 a.m., patrol received a phone call for a possible hit & run accident near Lake Shore Road involving an older model pick-up truck. While responding, dispatch notified patrol that the vehicle turned into the Kellogg Estate. In the ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ≤ KIANTONE — On May 19 at about 1:01 a.m., deputies stopped a vehicle on Route 60 for a lane violation. The operator was identified as Keith E. Anthony, 44, of Frewsburg. Investigation allegedly found Anthony to be intoxicated and he was taken into ...

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Westfield Police Department ¯ On May 19 at 9:23 p.m., officers stopped a vehicle on North Portage Street for an alleged traffic violation. After an investigation, it was found that the operator, Michael R. Nichols, 52, of Lancaster, was allegedly operating under a revoked and suspended New ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ CLYMER — On May 10, at about 6:50 p.m. the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office was called to investigate a narcotics investigation located in the town of Clymer. The investigation reportedly revealed that Kathryn M. Burnett, 34, of Clymer, allegedly ...

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Who’s that? Westfield man charged in accident It went from bad to worse for a Westfield resident after an accident on Route 5 near Temple Road on Wednesday. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies responded to a personal injury motor vehicle accident in the town of Dunkirk around 7:30 a.m. ...

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New York State Police BEMUS POINT — On May 12, troopers observed Kenneth Martinez, 37, of Jamestown, walking on I-86 in Bemus Point, allegedly smoking a marijuana cigarette. Martinez was placed under arrest and charged with unlawful possession of marijuana. Martinez was issued an ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department ¯ FORESTVILLE — On May 8 at approximately 2:05 p.m., Krista Miller, 48, of Forestville, was arrested and charged with third-degree welfare fraud, 21 counts of first-degree offering a false instrument for filing, misuse of food stamps (+$1,000) and ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ≤ HANOVER — On May 3 at around 8:46 p.m., deputies stopped a vehicle on Routes 5 & 20 for an alleged traffic violation. The driver was identified as Kristy L. Whitmore, 39, of Lancaster. Through further investigation, deputies discovered that ...

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New York State Police ≤ JAMESTOWN — On May 7, a vehicle drove through a road check on Route 60. While speaking to the occupants, troopers allegedly smelled marijuana emanating from inside the vehicle. A search of the vehicle and its occupants revealed that passenger Gary Linger, 37, of ...

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Fredonia Police Department ¯ James Collins, 21, of Fredonia was charged April 17 with unlawful possession of marijuana. ¯ Dominc J. Volpe, 24, of Fredonia was charged April 30 with second degree harassment, second degree aggravated harassment and fourth degree criminal mischief. Volpe was ...

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New York State Police KIANTONE — On May 7, troopers pulled over a vehicle on The Glen for attempting to avoid a road check on Route 60. While speaking to the driver, Sierra Moon, 20, of Warren, PA, troopers allegedly smelled marijuana emanating from inside Moon’s vehicle. A search of ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department ≤ CHAUTAUQUA — On May 2 at around 3 a.m., deputies on patrol stopped a vehicle on Potter Road for an observed violation. Deputies made contact with the driver, Lindsey K. Johnson, 34, of Warren, Pa., and identified the passenger as Michael W. ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ ASHVILLE — In early April 2019, an order of protection was issued out of Town of Harmony Court against Shawn M. Battle, 27, of Jamestown. Battle was ordered to stay away from the victim and not attempt communication with them. An investigation ...

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Two charged after fight in Chautauqua CHAUTAUQUA — Two men fighting on Valley Street early Wednesday morning are facing charges. County sheriff’s deputies were called to a report in the town around 2:14 a.m. Upon arrival deputies observed two males actively fighting on a public sidewalk ...

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New York State Police ≤ JAMESTOWN — On April 28, troopers pulled over a vehicle on Route 60 for a traffic violation. While speaking to the driver, Adam Crawford, 42, of Jamestown, troopers allegedly smelled marijuana emanating from inside the vehicle. A search of Crawford and the ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff SHERIDAN — A Silver Creek resident was jailed after a reported larceny on Tuesday afternoon. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies responded to an establishment on South Roberts Road around 5 p.m. An investigation found Ian T. Ward, 26, had allegedly entered the ...

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New York State Police ≤ FINDLEY LAKE — On April 27, troopers pulled over a vehicle at Route 426 and Shadyside Road because the driver wasn’t wearing his seatbelt. While speaking to the driver, troopers allegedly smelled marijuana emanating from inside the vehicle. A search of the ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ≤ ELLERY — On April 27 at roughly 2:10 a.m., deputies responded to Route 430 for a criminal mischief complaint. Upon arrival, witnesses stated that Mitch A. Costanzo, 25, of Kiantone allegedly used a hammer to damage the front windshield of a pick-up ...

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New York State Police LITTLE VALLEY — On April 26, troopers pulled over a vehicle on Route 242 for a traffic violation. During the traffic stop, it was revealed that the driver, Paige Reynolds, 25, of Salamanca, was allegedly operating with a suspended license. While conducting an ...