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Frewsburg man facing drug charges RANDOLPH — A Frewsburg man is facing drug charges after his vehicle was found off the road on Cemetery Hill in this town. Cattaraugus County sheriff’s deputies reported Saturday morning that Dylan M. Wier, 32, of Pierce Run Road, was found to be in ...

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Buffalo man accused of leaving dog in car for 24 hours STOCKTON — A Buffalo man is accused of leaving a dog inside a vehicle in below freezing temperatures for a full day. On Friday at around 4:30 p.m. Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence on Bone Dry Road in the ...

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Gowanda Police Department ¯ On Feb. 12, Brent O. Thompson, 38 was arrested for alleged stop sign violation, reckless operation, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and warrant arrest. Thompson was operating a vehicle that ...

Silver Creek man charged with unlawful imprisonment

SILVER CREEK — A village man is accused of keeping a woman in a residence against her will. According to the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office, on Saturday at about 6 a.m. officers were called to 46 Robinson St., in the Village of Silver Creek, for a reported unlawful imprisonment. ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office GERRY — A January incident has led to charges against a town woman. On Monday, the Chautauqua County sheriff’s office said it received a report of a suspicious situation that occurred on Wilson Street around 2:30 p.m. Jan. 9. Following the ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ HANOVER — On Feb. 10, Ronald L. Benzoic, 60 was arrested on a warrant for alleged forcible touching and third-degree criminal trespass charges. At approximately 04:33 p.m. Sheriff’s deputies conducted a warrant check at a residence on Routes 5 ...

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Brocton man picked up for laundry list of warrants PORTLAND — A Brocton man was taken into custody without incident after members of the Criminal Investigation Division assisted by Chautauqua County sheriff’s office K9 unit executed a warrant check on Dahlberg Road. Investigators ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff ¯ BROCTON — At 12:15 p.m. Wednesday, sheriff’s deputies conducted a warrant check on Old Mill Road in the village. Amanda J. Mecca, 35, was located inside of the residence. Mecca had a warrant for her arrest for being a Fugitive From Justice for charges ...

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K-9 helps capture woman wanted in stabbing WESTFIELD — A Westfield woman has been charged after a victim claimed Tuesday morning that he was stabbed on Felton Road. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies responded to the alleged assault in progress involving a knife around 5:30 a.m. Upon ...

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Warrant check leads to arrest of Fredonia man A Fredonia man was taken into custody on Monday morning after a warrant check. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies, with assistance from the Fredonia Police Department, conducted a warrant check at a residence on Brigham Road in the village ...

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New York State Police ¯ JAMESTOWN — Troopers out of SP Jamestown arrested Jacquilyn Linger, 23, of Jamestown, on Sunday morning for driving while intoxicated. The troopers responded to Route 60 in Jamestown for a report of a vehicle “all over the road,” and initiated a traffic stop ...

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City police probe alleged shooting Dunkirk police confirmed Friday they were called to Brooks Memorial Hospital emergency room at 7:30 p.m. Thursday for a victim with an apparent gunshot wound. No further details were available as the investigation is ongoing. Most of the activity surrounding ...

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Westfield man charged in criminal contempt WESTFIELD — A man who was not allowed in a village residence due to a previous domestic dispute has been charged after an investigation. On Saturday, members of the county Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division were assisting the U.S. ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ CHARLOTTE — On Saturday, Evan M. Snyder, 35, of Russell, PA was charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se, leaving the scene of an accident and other various traffic tickets. Sheriff’s deputies located a male on the side of Route 60. ...

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Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office ¯ PERSIA — On Feb. 2, Jessica L. Henhawk, of Salamanca was arrested for allegedly driving while intoxicated, first-degree unlicensed operation and failure to keep right after a traffic stop on Route 353. She was processed and released on tickets and is ...

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Ripley teen accused of sexual misconduct RIPLEY — A Ripley teenager is accused of sexual misconduct. On Jan. 21, an investigation about a suspicious situation was conducted by the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Criminal Investigation Division. Upon the investigation, it was allegedly ...

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Fredonia Police Department ¯ Zachary Schwartz was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny Jan. 3. ¯ Nicholas Kozlowski was charged with second-degree aggravated harassment and disobeying a court mandate (violating an order of protection) Jan. 4. ¯ Johanna Diaz was charged with petit ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office ≤ PORTLAND — On Feb. 3, Shannon M. Jusko, 39, of Brocton was arrested for outstanding warrants for her arrest for felony aggravated driving while intoxicated with a child-passenger less than 16, two prior convictions within 10 years, seventh-degree ...

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Gowanda Police Department ≤ On Jan. 22, Terry L. Bley, 58, was arrested on a warrant. Patrol was notified of an active warrant for the arrest of Bley issued by the City of Lackawanna Court for fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and possession of a hypodermic ...

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New York State Police ≤ JAMESTOWN — A 43-year-old city woman was arrested and charged Sunday with fourth degree criminal mischief. Troopers responded to a residence in Jamestown for a report of a subject kicking in their door and causing damage. Wendy Merrill was identified as the ...