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Dunkirk Police Department ¯ On Oct. 20, Dillon J. Kohler, 28, of Dunkirk was charged with possession of a hypodermic instrument. ¯ On Nov. 6, Jesus A. Montero-Perez, 22, of Dunkirk was charged with second-degree criminal possession of a weapon. ¯ On Nov. 6, Victor Santiago-Lasanta, 34, ...

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Dunkirk Police Department ¯ On Oct. 24, Bryan Rivera Cruz, 23, of Dunkirk was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, unlawful operation of an ATV on highway, unregistered ATV, uninsured ATV and no helmet. ¯ On Oct. 26, Jose Caraballo, 53, of Dunkirk ...

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Jamestown man charged in May crash CHAUTAUQUA — A Jamestown man has been charged in connection with a May 26 accident near Chautauqua Institution. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies and area Fire Departments responded to a motor vehicle accident with injures on Route 394 in front of ...

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DUNKIRK POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ On Oct. 17, Darrly J. Bray, of Dunkirk was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third-degree, criminal possession of a controlled substance in the fourth-degree, two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the ...

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Altercation leads to charges in Stockton ¯STOCKTON — An incident during the early evening hours of Halloween led to an arrest of a town resident. Around 6:06 p.m. Saturday, the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence for a reported physical altercation. Upon arrival ...

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NEW YORK STATE POLICE POLAND — On Oct. 25, Troopers out of SP Jamestown arrested Sabrina Haskins, 31, of Jamestown, for seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Haskins was pulled over on Route 394 in Poland for a traffic violation. During the traffic stop, Haskins ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ CLYMER — On Oct. 25 Bethany L. Daily, 24, of Corry, Pa. was arrested for allegedly driving while intoxicated, DWI per se, failed to keep right, moved from lane unsafely, and speed over 55 mph. Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Deputies stopped a vehicle ...

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New York State Police ¯ GERRY — Troopers from the Jamestown barracks charged Jason Brown, 44, of Falconer, with aggravated driving while intoxicated on Saturday. Troopers responded to County Route 380 in Gerry for a report of an erratically driving vehicle. The suspect vehicle and its ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ SHERMAN — Janet M. Briggs, 45, of Potter Road, Sherman, was charged with third-degree assault and two counts of criminal obstruction of breathing at 10:02 p.m. Sunday. According to a police report, deputies responded to a report of a physical ...

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Ripley man bites trooper, charged in disturbance RIPLEY — A town man who bit a New York state trooper is facing a number of charges after an incident Friday. State Police in Fredonia report Scott Walker, 41, was charged with second-degree assault, fourth-degree criminal mischief, ...

Baby’s death being probed by state police

The death of an infant earlier this month is being investigated by New York State Police. On Oct. 10, a baby was transported to Brooks Memorial Hospital and pronounced dead. Two sources told the OBSERVER the incident led to New York State Police being at the facility once the child had been ...

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DUNKIRK POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ On Oct. 9, Messiak M. Gonzalez, 32, of Dunkirk was charged with second-degree assault, two counts of petit larceny and obstruction. ¯ On Oct. 10, Kevin L. Hunt, 45, of Dunkirk was charged with second-degree obstruction of government administration, resisting ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT ¯WESTFIELD — A Sinclairville man, found in possession with methamphetamine, was charged after a traffic stop on Wednesday. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies reported seeing a vehicle on East Main Street in the village with an alleged traffic ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ POLAND — Thomas F. Shelters, 57, of Poland, was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation and second-degree harassment. Deputies responded at 8:09 p.m. Oct. 6 to an address in the town of Poland for a prior altercation. An ...

Two facing charges after raid

CHERRY CREEK - A Cherry Creek man faces federal drug charges while a second man faces local charges after a raid at 6900 Main St., Cherry Creek, on Tuesday. At 6:50 a.m. Tuesday, members of the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s SWAT Team and members of the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force ...

Wanted Dunkirk man facing drug charges

A Dunkirk man wanted on multiple charges was taken into custody this week. The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrest of 37-year-old David Anzalone. He was wanted on a warrant that included four counts of third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance, a class B ...

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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office ¯ SHERIDAN — Brandon F. Robinson, 32, of Hinton, Iowa, was charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI with a BAC of 0.08% or greater and moving from lane unsafely. Deputies responded at 1:52 a.m. Saturday to a crash on Route 20 in the town of Sheridan. ...

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Dunkirk Police Department ¯ On Sept. 29, Jason Quinones, 35, of Dunkirk was charged with third-degree burglary and petit larceny. ¯ On Sept. 29, Cole Sutton, 21, of Dunkirk was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession controlled substance. ¯ On Oct. 4, Jennifer Texidor, 36, of ...

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Troopers charge Randolph man in choking incident RANDOLPH — A Randolph man is facing charges after choking a woman last week. State Police in Jamestown report James Olson, 36, was charged with second-degree strangulation and second-degree harassment in regard to the domestic incident that ...

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Dunkirk Police Department ¯ On Sept. 26, David Texidor Jr., 27, of Weyers Cave, Va. Was charged with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and failure to dim lights. ¯ On Sept. 26, Alvin J. Torres, 35, of Dunkirk was charged with second-degree aggravated ...