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Evans Police Department ¯ On March 18 at about 4:12 p.m., Erie County Probation was at an address on Utica Street performing a house check on Patrick T. Fuhr, 59, of Evans, and requested patrol after finding narcotics inside the residence. Parole officers stated they allegedly recovered a ...

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Town of Evans Police Department ≤ On March 17 at around 8:39 a.m., patrol observed a vehicle speeding on Route 20. Patrol initiated a traffic stop, and upon running the license of the driver, Kyle R. Abrahamson, 22, of Evans, patrol observed that his license was allegedly suspended. ...

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Gowanda Police Department ≤ On March 9 at roughly 1:03 a.m., Gowanda Police were notified of an active warrant for the arrest of Jacob E. Putnam, 29, of Gowanda. Officers located Putnam and arrested him on the warrant. Putnam was then turned over to the Erie County Sheriff’s Department. ...

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Town of Evans Police Department ¯ On March 16 at roughly 3:11 a.m., patrol was dispatched to Erie Road for a one-vehicle injury accident. Patrol arrived and observed that the vehicle in question had struck a telephone pole, and was now in the ditch. The driver, Jeremy L. Repeta, 30, of ...

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Gowanda Police Department ¯ On March 12 at 12:54 a.m., Colin R. Norton, 25, of Shinglehouse, Pennsylvania was stopped by a patrol for operating a vehicle with an inadequate license plate light. During this traffic stop, a DMV computer check revealed that the registration for Norton’s ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ SHERIDAN — On March 13 at about 9:25 p.m., Sheriff’s deputies, while responding to an incident in Forestville, located an allegedly involved vehicle on Route 39 and reportedly observed it to be speeding above the posted limit. Deputies stopped the ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ≤ RIPLEY — On March 16 at approximately 5:10 p.m., deputies stopped a vehicle for an alleged traffic violation on Route 20. Upon further investigation, it was reportedly discovered that the operator, Shawn P. Smith, 48, of Fairview, PA was ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ≤ RIPLEY — On March 16 at approximately 5:10 p.m., deputies stopped a vehicle for an alleged traffic violation on Route 20. Upon further investigation, it was reportedly discovered that the operator, Shawn P. Smith, 48, of Fairview, PA was ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ≤ NORTH HARMONY — On March 9 at roughly 8:30 p.m., deputies received a report of a vehicle leaving the scene of a property damage accident in Busti. Deputies located the vehicle on Route 394 in the town of North Harmony. The operator, Johnny A. Stein, ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ NORTH HARMONY — On March 15 at about 10:55 p.m., Chautauqua County Sheriff’s deputies stopped a vehicle for erratic operation on Route 394 in the town of North Harmony. The operator was identified as Joyce E. Manno, 51, of Jamestown. According to ...

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Male accused of shooting gun in residence ARKWRIGHT — On Wednesday at around 8:20 p.m., deputies were called to a residence in the Town of Arkwright for report of a male subject actively discharging a firearm in a residence. Upon further investigation, deputies determined that Elliott ...

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Dunkirk Police Department ¯ On March 6 Jorge M. Negron-Velazquez, of Dunkirk was charged with second-degree harassment, first-degree criminal contempt and resisting arrest. ¯ On March 6 Aaron Chilldres, 38, of Silver Creek was charged with operating a vehicle without an interlock ...

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New York State Police ≤ ELLICOTT — On March 12, troopers responded to a report of a reckless driver and stopped the suspected vehicle on Interstate 86 at Exit 12. Sarah Hallberg, 56, of Lakewood, was arrested for aggravated DWI after allegedly failing several SFSTs and was transported ...

Gerry man charged with DWI

ANDOVER — On March 9, troopers investigated a one-car accident on East Valley Road. It was allegedly determined that Tyler J. Shields, 20, of Gerry, had been operating his motor vehicle in an intoxicated condition. Shields was transported to Jones Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ELLINGTON — On March 12 at 11:50 a.m., deputies responded to Route 62 for a motor vehicle accident. Linda Johnson, 74, of Ellington, was traveling southbound on Route 62 when she apparently failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway. Her vehicle ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office PORTLAND — On March 10 at around 10 a.m., deputies responded to an address on Route 20 for a report of an individual who allegedly entered a residence and then fled the scene. After a brief search, deputies located Frederick S. Brown, 34, of Portland, in ...

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Evans Police ≤ On March 1 at around 6:45 p.m., patrol observed a vehicle with a loud muffler on Erie Road. The vehicle was traveling slowly, but upon passing patrol, the vehicle rapidly accelerated. Patrol initiated a traffic stop and identified the driver as Shaun R. Barringer, 40, of ...

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Police say drunk man flees accident ¯ GERRY — A Cassadaga man is accused of being drunk and fleeing a motor vehicle accident. Howard Roberts, 74, of Cassadaga was arrested for driving while intoxicated and leaving the scene of a personal injury accident Wednesday. According to the New ...

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Dunkirk Police Department ¯ On Feb. 28 Edward Perez-Masonet, 32, of Dunkirk was charged with petit larceny and trespassing. ¯ On Feb. 28 Alexis Marrero Kuilan, 36, of Dunkirk was charged with second-degree harassment and fourth-degree criminal mischief. ¯ On March 1 Jason Remington, ...

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New York State Police JAMESTOWN — On March 3, troopers conducted a road check on Route 60. While speaking to driver, John Milliman, 26, of Sinclairville, during the road check, troopers allegedly smelled marijuana emanating from inside the vehicle. A search of Milliman and his vehicle ...