Area Police Reports

JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT

¯Arthur J. Wright, 37, of Jamestown was charged Sunday with second-degree harassment, second-degree strangulation and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. At 3:12 p.m., police responded to the southside of the city for a reported unwanted person. Upon arrival, police located Wright on the porch area of a residence. It is alleged that Wright threw away a small amount of methamphetamine in an attempt to hide it. Further investigation determined that Wright was previously involved in a domestic incident where he choked a family member at the residence. He was taken to city jail to await arraignment.

¯Samantha M. Fluent, 31, and Janet M. Burnett, 27, both of Jamestown, were charged Sunday with petit larceny. At 9 p.m., police responded to the Family Dollar Store at 41 S. Main St. for a report of two shoplifters. It is alleged that Fluent stole $8.24 in merchandise and Burnett stole $15.90 in merchandise. Both were taken to city jail to await arraignment.

¯Kayla M. Nelson, 23, of Mayville was charged Sunday with driving while intoxicated, refusal to take breath test and driving in the wrong direction on a one-way street. At 2:04 a.m., police pulled over Nelson for allegedly driving the wrong way on a one-way street on East Second Street at Washington Street. It is alleged that she was intoxicated. She was taken to city jail to await arraignment.

¯Anthony O. Bivens, 37, of Meadville, Pa., was charged Saturday with fugitive from justice. At 8:30 a.m., police were informed of the location of an alleged fugitive from justice. Bivens, who allegedly had an arrest warrant from Meadville Police Department in Crawford County, Pa., was located at 207 Foote Ave. He was taken to city jail to await arraignment.

¯Jonathan D. Graham, 26, of Jamestown was charged on Feb. 5 with third-degree falsely reporting incident. At 5:46 a.m., police responded to West Ninth Street for a report of a person with a weapon. Officers found Graham at the location with a BB gun. It is alleged Graham was the caller and falsely reported the incident. He was taken to city jail to await arraignment.

ELLICOTT POLICE DEPARTMENT

¯Jessie R. Jones was charged Friday with petit larceny. At 7:20 p.m., police responded to a larceny at Dollar General in Falconer. It is alleged that Jones stole items from the store. Jones was scheduled to appear in Ellicott Court at a later date.

¯Jenna R. Crouch was charged Wednesday with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. At 4:30 a.m., police responded to a report of an unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. It is alleged that Crouch used a vehicle belonging to another person without permission. Crouch was scheduled to appear in Ellicott Court at a later date.

CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

¯SILVER CREEK–Lillian L. Rybak, 59, of Silver Creek was charged Sunday with failure to keep right, moving from lane unsafely, DWI and DWI per se. At 1:08 a.m., deputies pulled over Rybak for an observed traffic violation on Main Street in Silver Creek. It is alleged that she was intoxicated. She was scheduled to appear in Silver Creek Court at a later date.

¯FINDLEY LAKE–Andrew T. Wolfe, 22, of Cranberry Township, Pa., was charged Saturday with DWI, DWI per se with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent, breath test refusal and failure to signal turn. At 2:30 a.m., deputies pulled over Wolfe on Route 426 in Findley Lake for an observed violation. It is alleged that Wolfe was intoxicated. He was scheduled to appear in Mina Court at a later date.

¯CHAUTAUQUA–Gerald B. Conrad Jr., 20, of Westfield was charged Saturday with first-degree unlawfully dealing with a child. At 12:45 a.m., deputies responded to a residence on Quillam Road in Chautauqua for a reported noise complaint. Police discovered a large social gathering, in which the majority of people were under 21 and allegedly consuming alcohol. Conrad was identified as the host and charged. He was scheduled to appear in Chautauqua Court at a later date.

¯RIPLEY–Andrew R. Dunlap, 32, of Westfield was charged Friday with fourth-degree criminal mischief and second-degree harassment. At 7:50 p.m., deputies responded to a Ripley address for a reported disorderly person. It is alleged that Dunlap created a disturbance at the address. He was scheduled to appear in Ripley Court at a later date.

¯STOCKTON–Adam R. Degolier, 27, of Stockton was charged Thursday with fourth-degree criminal mischief. At 8:20 a.m., deputies responded to a reported disorderly person at a residence on Route 380 in Stockton. It is alleged that Degolier was involved in an altercation at the residence with another male, in which he used a pair of garden shears to damage a tire on the victim’s vehicle. Degolier was scheduled to appear in Stockton Court at a later date.

¯CHAUTAUQUA–Gary R. Snyder, 60, of Chautauqua Institution was charged Wednesday with DWI and aggravated DWI with a BAC of .18 percent or more. At 2:46 a.m., deputies as well as Chautauqua Institution police responded to a reported intoxicated driver leaving the Sherman area and possibly heading to the Chautauqua Institution. The driver, Snyder, was located on Institution grounds and was allegedly intoxicated. He was scheduled to appear in Chautauqua Court at a later date.

¯ELLERY–Jolene M. Brown, 32, of Bemus Point was charged Wednesday with moving from lane unsafely, refusal to take pre-breath test and DWI. At midnight, deputies responded to a vehicle off the road in Pickard Road in Ellery. It is alleged that the driver, Brown, was intoxicated. She was arraigned in Ellery Court and remanded in lieu of $2,000 cash bail.

NEW YORK STATE POLICE

¯SHERMAN–Brennan Martens, 24, of Chardon, Ohio, was charged Sunday with unlawful possession of marijuana. Martens was pulled over on Interstate 86 in Sherman for allegedly speeding. It is alleged that Martens possessed a bag containing marijuana, a grinder containing marijuana residue and a smoking device containing marijuana residue. He was given appearance tickets for Sherman Court.

¯CHAUTAUQUA–Michael Chappell, 55, of Lakeline, Ohio, was charged Saturday with two counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and fourth-degree criminal possession of marijuana. Chappell was pulled over on Interstate 86 in Stow for allegedly speeding. It is alleged that Chappell possessed a bag containing 2.66 ounces of marijuana, 22 methadone pills without a prescription and hash oil. He was arraigned in Chautauqua Court and remanded to the county jail.

¯ELLICOTT–Juan Batista-Ginorio, 28, of Erie, Pa., was charged Friday with unlawful possession of marijuana. Batista-Ginorio was pulled over on Strunk Road for an observed traffic violation. It is alleged that he possessed a bottle containing three grams of marijuana, a pipe containing marijuana residue and a grinder containing marijuana residue. He was scheduled to appear in Ellicott Court at a later date.

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