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Sinclairville woman picked up on drug charges LITTLE VALLEY — A Sinclairville woman has been picked up on an arrest warrant tied to drug charges. Tracy Griffin, 37, of 3130 Terry Road, was picked up by Cattaraugus County sheriff’s deputies on Thursday. She is facing two counts of ...

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Pair of DWI arrests made in county Two driving while intoxicated arrests have been announced by the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department. At around 7:32 p.m. Thursday, Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies stopped a vehicle for an observed traffic violation on Route 60 in the town of ...

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Jamestown man sentenced on child pornography charge BUFFALO — U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Steven Fetterman, 36, of Jamestown, who was convicted of possession of child pornography, was sentenced to serve 8 years and 4 months in prison and 30 years supervised ...

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New York State Police ¯ DAYTON — On Monday, troopers pulled over a vehicle on Route 62 for observed traffic violations. While speaking to the driver, Aaron Hart, 47, of Cattaraugus, troopers allegedly smelled marijuana emanating from inside the vehicle. A search of Hart and his vehicle ...

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Jamestown woman nabbed with drugs in Sherman SHERMAN — A woman who entered a residence in the town of Chautauqua on Friday is facing drug charges after being located by Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies before 6 p.m. According to a report, Angela Snow, 41, of Jamestown allegedly ...

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18-year-old charged in outhouse fire SHERMAN — A hand sanitizer dispenser on fire in an outhouse has led to arson charges. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies responded to the village for a report of a burning building around 9:15 p.m. Thursday. After an investigation, deputies found ...

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Dunkirk Police Department ¯ On Sept. 11, Lisa L. Covert, 53, of Fredonia was charged with a revoked registration. ¯ On Sept. 11, Andrew C. Fredric, 28, of Dunkirk was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. ¯ On Sept. 11, Javier Medina-Reyes, of ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ WESTFIELD — A town resident wanted on multiple outstanding warrants was taken into custody on Monday. Chautauqua County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Rachel A. Blanchard, 37, at a residence on Felton Road and was allegedly found to be in possession ...

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Town of Evans Police Department ≤ On Sept. 13 at around 10:35 p.m., patrol stopped a vehicle on Erie Road for speeding. The driver was identified as Russell A. Toepfer, 23, of North Collins. When asked for his driver’s license, Toepfer allegedly stated, “My license is suspended.” ...

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New York State Police JAMESTOWN — On September 19, troopers received a walk-in complaint from a citizen reporting that Tyler Perrin, 23, of Jamestown, had allegedly sent her several text messages and attempted to call her after he had been served a stay-away order stemming from a separate ...

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Jamestown man pleads guilty to being a felon in possession of a gun BUFFALO — U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced Friday that Willie C. Graham 38, of Jamestown, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara to being a felon in possession of firearms and ammunition. ...

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Westfield man accused of traveling 94 mph while intoxicated SHERMAN — On Monday shortly before 1 a.m., Chautauqua County Sheriff deputies were traveling south on Clymer-Sherman Road in town of Sherman when they were passed by a vehicle reportedly traveling 94 mph in a 55 mph zone. The ...

Man accused of knife threat

WESTFIELD — A Westfield man is accused of threatening another individual with a knife. According to Westfield Police, on Friday around 5:20 p.m. Richard D. Young, 50, of Cottage Street was charged with second-degree menacing. It was alleged that Young did place another individual in ...

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New York State Police ¯ GERRY — A 25-year-old Sinclarville woman is facing drug charges after a traffic violation on Wednesday. New York State Police at Jamestown charged Stevie Provorse with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance after she was pulled over on Route ...

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Police: Man drove drunk to meeting on dangers of DWI ASHVILLE — A Williamsville man attending a Victim Impact Panel for those convicted of any driving while intoxicated-related offense is facing charges after sheriff’s deputies say he showed up after consuming alcohol. David J. Coffed, ...

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Evans Police Department ¯ On Aug. 28 at approximately 9 p.m., a potted plant was reportedly stolen from the gazebo on Park Street in Angola. Investigation is ongoing. ¯ On Aug. 29 at about 12 a.m., patrol responded to a church on North Main Street for a trespass complaint. Upon arrival, ...

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Jamestown man charged in Dunkirk assault Dunkirk Police on Wednesday morning announced a 20-year-old Jamestown man had been arrested in connection with a brutal beating that occurred on Friday. Adrian Melo Estrada was taken into custody on Tuesday on an outstanding arrest warrant charging ...

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New York State Police ¯ JAMESTOWN — On Sept. 1, troopers pulled over a vehicle on Route 430 for traffic violations. While speaking to the driver, Jonathan Telschow, 22, of Bemus Point, troopers allegedly smelled marijuana emanating from inside the vehicle. A search of Telschow and his ...

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New York State Police ¯ JAMESTOWN — On Aug. 30, troopers pulled over a vehicle on Route 430 for a traffic violation. After allegedly failing several sobriety tests, the driver, Ashley Hancock, 25, of Jamestown, was placed under arrest and charged with DWI. Hancock was transported to State ...

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Cherry Creek man charged after early morning incident CHERRY CREEK — A town man is facing charges after an incident early Saturday. At approximately 2:09 a.m., sheriff’s deputies responded to an address for a report of a disorderly subject. Further investigation revealed that William ...