Area police


¯ SHERMAN — Shaine L. Allen, 25, of Westfield, was charged with two counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument. Deputies stopped a vehicle at 5:21 p.m. Sunday on Clymer Hill Road in the town of Sherman for an alleged traffic violation. Allen, a passenger in the vehicle, was allegedly found in possession of a quantity of methamphetamine, suboxone, and hypodermic instruments. Allen is scheduled to appear in Sherman Town Court later.

¯ JAMESTOWN — John R. Steves, 60, of Jamestown, was charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se, improper or unsafe turn without signal and operating a motor vehicle while using mobile phone. Deputies stopped a vehicle at 5:46 p.m. Sunday on East Second Street in the city of Jamestown for a traffic violation. An investigation found that Steves was allegedly operating the vehicle while intoxicated. He is scheduled to appear in Jamestown City Court later.


¯ Timothy A. Hunzinger, 20, of Westfield, was charged with second-degree criminal contempt. Officers responded at 2:24 a.m. Monday to Washington Street for a disorderly person. It was learned that Hunzinger allegedly violated an order of protection. He is scheduled to appear in court later.


Today's breaking news and more in your inbox

I'm interested in (please check all that apply)


Starting at $4.62/week.

Subscribe Today