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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department

≤ FORESTVILLE — On May 23 at roughly 2:35 a.m., deputies stopped a vehicle for an observed traffic violation. The operator was identified as Timothy S. Morrison, 44, Forestville. Following an investigation, Morrison was allegedly arrested and charged with DWI, DWI .08% or higher, speed in zone and unlawful possession of marijuana. Morrison was later released and is scheduled to appear in Town of Hanover Court at a later date.

≤ NORTH HARMONY — On May 23 at around 12:12 p.m., Mary L. Miller, 29, of Ashville, was charged with DWI, speed not reasonable and prudent, failure to keep right, moved from lane unsafely and open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle. It is alleged that Miller was involved in a rollover motor vehicle crash. Miller was issued traffic tickets and will answer the charges in Town of North Harmony Court at a later date.

≤ JAMESTOWN — On May 24 at about 2:23 a.m., deputies stopped a vehicle on Forest Avenue for operating without headlamps. The operator was identified as Kassandra M. Lawson, 27, of Jamestown. After investigation, it was found that Lawson was allegedly driving in an intoxicated state. Lawson was charged with DWI, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, aggravated DWI, unlicensed operator and no headlamps. Lawson will answer her charges in City of Jamestown Court at a later date.

≤ CHAUTAUQUA — On May 25 at around 6:17 p.m., deputies stopped a vehicle on Plank Road for a traffic violation. After investigating the traffic stop, deputies found that the driver, David A. Machajewski, 61, of Depew, was allegedly operating a motor vehicle on a New York state highway while in an intoxicated state. Machajewski was arrested and charged with DWI, aggravated DWI, no seat belt and speed in zone. Machajewski was released with appearance tickets and is to be arraigned by Town of Chautauqua Court at a later date.

≤ HANOVER — On June 1 at roughly 1:16 p.m., deputies were sent to an address on Hanover Road for a reported larceny. After an investigation, Rebecca J. Gard, 20, of Silver Creek, was allegedly found to be in possession of stolen property at an address on Angell Road. Gard was charged with petit larceny, fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Gard was released with appearance tickets directing her to Town of Hanover Court at a later date.

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