Area Police Reports


¯ Jennifer M. Dellahoy, 26, of Jamestown was charged Wednesday with second-degree criminal possession of a weapon. At 2:26 a.m., police responded to a lower apartment at 246 Fulton St. for a possible domestic incident. While officers were trying to make contact at the front door, they observed Dellahoy allegedly throw a loaded .22 caliber Jennings handgun out of the back window. Dellahoy was taken to city jail without further incident.

¯ Lous A. Thomas III, 19, of Buffalo was charged Friday with two counts of second-degree criminal impersonation and a New York State Parole warrant. At 12:49 p.m., police responded to the area of 131 Barrows St. for a possible domestic incident. Officers arrived at the scene and observed several people leaving the house. One of the men leaving, Thomas, allegedly gave officers a false name and was taken into custody. During the booking process, he allegedly gave another false name to police. Thomas was reportedly wanted by New York State Parole for second-degree robbery.

¯ Keith D. Emke, 59, of Jamestown was charged Friday with second-degree assault. At 5 p.m., police responded to an Allen Street residence for a report of a domestic dispute. It is alleged that Emke threw a glass ashtray at a female victim, injuring her head. Emke was taken to city jail.

¯ Samuel B. Vargas, 32, was charged Monday with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, failure to signal turn and unlawful possession of marijuana. At 10:21 a.m., Vargas was pulled over for allegedly failing to signal a turn. It is alleged that Vargas had a suspended driver’s license and a small amount of marijuana.

¯ Doughshon L. Gholston, 42, of Jamestown was charged on March 9 with unnecessary noise, second-degree obstructing governmental administration, resisting arrest, second-degree harassment, three counts of second-degree reckless endangerment, two counts of endangering the welfare of a child and first-degree criminal contempt. At 9:26 a.m., police responded to a domestic dispute between a man and woman in a vehicle at 1395 E. Second. St. Upon arrival, police made contact with the driver, Gholston, who allegedly started using loud, obscene language despite being told to stop. It is alleged that Gholston refused to exit the vehicle despite police commands. He was later placed in wrist restraints. Officers spoke with the female victim who stated that Gholston had become angry about their tax return. Her two young children were reportedly in the back seat of the vehicle, when Gholston allegedly threatened to hit two parked cars. The victim had a refrain order of protection against Gholston. He was scheduled to appear in Jamestown City Court at a later date.

¯ Lloyd J. MacDonald, 31, of Jamestown was charged on March 7 with fourth-degree criminal mischief, third-degree criminal mischief, endangering the welfare of a child, second-degree obstructing governmental administration and resisting arrest. At 11:11 p.m., police responded to a domestic dispute on Foote Avenue. It is alleged that MacDonald grabbed and broke a phone from a female victim who was calling emergency services during a domestic dispute. MacDonald was taken to city jail.


¯ HANOVER–Joy M. Sprague, 22, of Forestville was charged Tuesday with aggravated unlicensed operation. At 4:14 p.m., deputies responded to a motor vehicle accident on Route 5 and 20. Deputies arrived on scene and learned that a vehicle driven by Sprague hit the guardrail causing only minor damage and no injuries. It is alleged that Sprague had a suspended license. Sprague will appear in Hanover Town Court at a later date.

¯ FORESTVILLE–Ryan M. Easterly-Press, 27, of South Dayton was charged Monday with aggravated unlicensed operation and speed in zone. At 7:46 p.m., deputies pulled over Easterly-Press in Forestville for allegedly speeding. It is alleged that Easterly-Press had a suspended driver’s license. He was scheduled to appear in Hanover Town Court at a later date.

¯ HANOVER–Denise L. Bennett, 51, of Irving was charged Tuesday with driving while intoxicated per se, DWI and moving from lane unsafely. At 1:43 a.m., deputies pulled over Bennett for an observed traffic violation on Route 5 and 20 in Hanover. It is alleged that Bennett was intoxicated. She was scheduled to appear in Hanover Town Court at a later date.