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N.C. man charged in DWI, cocaine possession

ELLERY — A North Carolina man, charged with driving while intoxicated, was also found with a quantity of cocaine during a traffic stop early Sunday. Chautauqua County Sheriff Deputies conducted a traffic stop around 1:40 a.m. on Route 430. The driver of the vehicle was identified as ...

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Ripley man charged in threat to kill RIPLEY — A town resident is facing second-degree menacing charges after allegedly putting the gun to the head of another person. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies report they received a complaint from a victim who stated they had been threatened ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ STOCKTON — Joseph B. Trippe, 21, of Stockton, was charged with second-degree menacing. Deputies responded at 9:50 p.m. Wednesday to Route 380 in Stockton for a reported harassment complaint. Trippe is alleged to have displayed a knife, causing alarm ...

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Woman who attempted to cash stolen check charged A Dunkirk woman who attempted to cash a check reported stolen more than a year ago was remanded to jail after being picked up on an arrest warrant. The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office in March 2020 received a grand larceny complaint in ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ CHAUTAUQUA — Jamie J. Ratzlaff, 55, of Sherman, was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property. Deputies responded at 3:40 p.m. June 35 to a larceny complaint on Plank Road in Chautauqua. Deputies spoke with a victim who reported ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ HANOVER — Blaze White, 22, Hogansburg, N.Y., was charged with driving while intoxicated and aggravated DWI with a BAC of 0.18% or higher. Deputies stopped a vehicle at 6:26 a.m. Sunday on Routes 5 and 20 in the town of Hanover for a traffic violation. ...