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¯ STEAMBURG — On Tuesday, state troopers arrested Mary Butler, 61, of Gerry, for fourth-degree criminal mischief.

Troopers responded to a residence in Steamburg for a report of Criminal Mischief. Investigation revealed that Butler arrived at the residence unannounced and allegedly threw pieces of wood and a chair at the front door when the complainant refused to acknowledge her. The items caused damage to the exterior of the door and doorframe.

Butler was arrested at her residence, processed at State Police in Jamestown and arraigned in the town of Cold Spring Court.

Butler was released on her own recognizance and is scheduled to reappear in the town of Cold Spring Court on a later date.

¯ KENNEDY — On Tuesday, state troopers arrested Andrew Holcomb, 26, of Celoron, on charges of second-degree menacing, second-degree unlawful imprisonment, petit larceny, third-degree unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, two counts of fourth-degree criminal mischief, two counts of endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment.

Troopers responded to a residence in Kennedy for a report of a domestic disturbance. Upon arrival, the Troopers observed a victim with a swollen eye. Investigation revealed that Holcomb allegedly kicked the victim in the face, barricaded the victim in the residence and took her phone, preventing her from calling 911 for assistance.

Prior to police arrival, Holcomb fled the scene in a vehicle belonging to a third party, without the owner’s permission. The entire incident occurred in the presence of two minor children.

Holcomb was arrested at his residence, processed at State Police in Jamestown and transported to the Chautauqua County Jail.

SINCLAIRVILLE — On Wednesday, state troopers arrested Amanda Sendall, 33, of Gerry, on four counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, criminally possessing a hypodermic instrument, second-degree criminally using drug paraphernalia, and four counts of possession of controlled substances by ultimate users original container.

Troopers responded to the CARTS bus station in Sinclairville for a report of a person sleeping on one of the buses. The troopers identified the subject as Sendall and that she had two outstanding warrants.

While being placed under arrest, Sendall was allegedly found to be in possession of three smoking devices containing methamphetamine residue, a spoon with methamphetamine residue, five Suboxone strips, a scale, a bag containing 8mg buprenorphine hydrochloride pills, 134 yellow and orange gabapentin capsules, a jar with 22 acetaminophen and hydrocodone pills, and three hypodermic needles.

Sendall was processed at state Police in Jamestown and then transported to the Chautauqua County Jail, pending arraignment.


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