Pair facing numerous drug, criminal charges

BEMUS POINT — A disabled vehicle located on Interstate 86 on Saturday has led to a number of charges against a Fredonia and Conewango Valley resident.

State Police in Jamestown report Tyisha Kaiser, 25, of Fredonia was a protected party in an order of protection against Dakatoah Kaltenbach, 34, the passenger, and that the vehicle was taken from a third party by Kaiser without permission.

Both Kaiser and Kaltenbach had suspended driver’s licenses. Kaltenbach was placed under arrest, during which time he was searched and two Xanax pills were located on his person.

Prior to towing the vehicle, a search of the vehicle was conducted and yielded the following items: a bag containing heroin, a scale containing drug residue, used syringes, four Social Security cards belonging to different individuals, two checkbooks belonging to neither Kaiser nor Kaltenbach, two forged checks, four credit cards belonging to neither Kaiser nor Kaltenbach, and four debit cards belonging to a female subject.

Kaiser was also placed under arrest and both she and Kaltenbach were transported to the Jamestown barracks. Kaiser and Kaltenbach were then processed and transported to the Chautauqua County Jail.

Kaiser was charged with two counts of second-degree forgery, fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, third-degree unauthorized Use of a motor vehicle, seventh-degree criminal Possession of a controlled substance, second-degree criminally using drug paraphernalia and second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation. Kaltenbach was charged with second-degree criminal contempt and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.


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