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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office

JAMESTOWN — On May 16, Nicholas T. Doland, 30, of Celeron was charged with driving while ability is impaired by drugs, moving from lane unsafely, and speeding in zone.

At about 10 p.m., Sheriff’s deputies observed a vehicle commit a lane violation as well as speeding on Jones and Gifford Avenue in the City of Jamestown. Deputies stopped the vehicle and identified Doland as it’s operator.

Following further investigation into the incident, Deputies arrested and charged Doland and he will further answer his charges in Jamestown City Court.

¯ CASSADAGA — On Tuesday, Raynal D. Elderkin-Cassatt, 43 was charged with endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment.

At approximately 11:30 a.m., Sheriff’s deputies were at a residence on Frisbee Road. While deputies were on scene, an altercation occurred. Deputies allege that Elderkin-Cassatt shoved another individual. This was done in the presence of a child under the age of 17. Elderkin-Cassatt was arrested, charged and was transported to Chautauqua County Jail for CAP.

She will answer her charges in the Town of Stockton Court on a later date.

¯ MAYVILLE — On Tuesday, Michael J. Bartok, 46 was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief, second-degree menacing, two counts of endangering the welfare of a child, and three counts of aggravated harassment.

At around 1 a.m., sheriff deputies responded to an address in Mayville for a reported altercation. Prior to the deputies’ arrival, the suspect had fled on foot. The individuals still on scene were interviewed. Subsequent investigation and search of the area yielded the arrest of Bartok, who was located near a wooded area not far from the scene.

He was taken into custody and booked into the county jail pending centralized arraignment.

New York State Police

DAYTON — On May 18, State Police charged Nathaniel Grekulak, 23, of Perrysburg, on multiple drug charges.

Troopers conducted a traffic stop of a gray Ford pick-up truck on Peckhill Road in the town of Dayton. During the investigation of the stop, it was revealed that Grekulak was operating a motor vehicle with a suspended registration. During the inventory of Grekulak’s vehicle, Troopers allegedly located a variety of crystal methamphetamine, pills, and marijuana all located in the vehicle. Grekulak was charged with two counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a control substance, second-degree unlawful possession of marijuana, and other associated vehicle and traffic law infractions.

Grekulak was released on appearance and traffic tickets and will appear in Dayton Town Court in June.


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