Area police


¯ Kevin N. Young, 32, of Jamestown, was charged with resisting arrest, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, failure to comply and reckless driving. Officers conducted a traffic stop at 9:50 p.m. Wednesday on an unregistered motorcycle on Barrett Avenue near Newland Avenue. The motorcycle failed to comply with officers and a brief vehicle pursuit began. The motorcycle reportedly lost control on Warner Place, near Barrett Avenue, and the operator attempted to flee the scene on foot. The operator was taken into custody and was later identified as Young. During a search, he was allegedly found with a quantity of methamphetamine and fentanyl.


¯ POLAND — Bonnie L. Smith, 58, and Connie S. Meabon, 56, both of Kennedy, were each charged with second-degree criminal trespass. Patrol received a call at about 7:40 p.m. Jan. 28 from the tenants of an address in the town of Poland that their landlords entered their dwelling unlawfully. An investigation determined that Smith and Meabon allegedly entered the residence unlawfully. Both were transported to Chautauqua County Jail for arraignment and are scheduled to appear later in Poland Town Court.

¯ STOCKTON — A Jamestown woman is facing third-degree burglary and fourth-degree grand larceny charges after an incident in December.

Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department reported Thursday they received a burglary complaint Dec. 4 involving all-terrain vehicles stolen from a property. An investigation was conducted, and it is alleged Shannon Boardman, 29, unlawfully entered the garage and removed the vehicles from the property.

Boardman was to be arraigned via centralized arraignment in Mayville.


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