Area police

Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office

PORTLAND — On March 10 at around 10 a.m., deputies responded to an address on Route 20 for a report of an individual who allegedly entered a residence and then fled the scene. After a brief search, deputies located Frederick S. Brown, 34, of Portland, in a barn on the property. Brown was taken into custody and charged with second-degree criminal trespass. He was then transported to Chautauqua County Jail to await centralized arraignment.