Area Police Reports


¯ A 17-year-old male was charged Wednesday with two counts of criminal contempt. At 10 a.m., police responded to 275 Hazeltine Ave. for a possible order of protection violation. It is alleged the 17-year-old male was required to stay away from two females inside the residence as per two orders of protection. The 17-year-old is being held and awaiting arraignment.

¯ Kate E. Ledbetter, 29, and Anthony F. Landy, 29, both of Jamestown, were charged Tuesday with petit larceny. At 3:18 p.m., police responded to a reported trespassing at 22 Sampson St. Upon arrival, police spoke with the homeowner who alleged that Ledbetter and Landy sold appliances inside that didn’t belong to them. Both Ledbetter and Landy were taken to city jail to await arraignment.

¯ Nicko Polk, 39, of Sacramento, Calif., was charged Monday with third-degree criminal possession of stolen property, false personation and fugitive from justice. At 8 p.m., police responded to the westside of the city for a report of truck that was recently stolen and involved in leaving the scene of a property damage accident. Officers were able to locate the truck and the individual who had reportedly taken it. The individual, Polk, allegedly gave a false name of Devon Martell. It is alleged Polk was wanted in Sacramento, Ca., for a parole violation for second-degree robbery. He was scheduled to appear in Jamestown City Court.


¯ CHAUTAUQUA–Nathan S. Hull, 28, of Mayville was charged Tuesday with petit larceny. At 9:30 a.m., deputies charged Hull for a larceny that reportedly occurred on October. It is alleged Hull stole several sheets of plywood from an individual and later some them for a profit. Hr was scheduled to appear in Chautauqua Court at a later date.

¯ MAYVILLE–Julie L. Messinger, 35, of Ashville was charged Monday with petit larceny. The charge stems from an April 25 incident in Mayville. Messinger was scheduled to appear in Chautauqua Court at a later date.

¯ Antasia Babcock, 24, of Busti was charged Wednesday with petit larceny, misuse of food stamps, fifth-degree welfare fraud and first-degree offering a false instrument for filing. It is alleged Babcock filed a false food stamp assistance application in June 2015. Babcock also allegedly failed to disclose this information to the Social Welfare Examiner during an interview regarding the application. In addition, Babcock allegedly failed to report her new employment income months later in the time required to do so. These acts caused Babcock to receive the $697 in unentitled SNAP/Food Stamp Assistance benefits. Babcock is due to appear in Jamestown City Court on a later date.

¯ SHERIDAN–Mario V. Basilio-Antonio, 40, of Dunkirk was charged Saturday with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se, failure to keep right and unlicensed operator. At 3:38 a.m., deputies pulled over Basilio-Antonio for an alleged traffic infraction on Newell Road in Sheridan. It is alleged that he was intoxicated. He was scheduled to appear in Sheridan Court at a later date.

¯ NORTH HARMONY–Nathan T. Stow, 19, of Sherman was charged Saturday with speed not reasonable or prudent, failure to keep right, DWI and DWI per se. At 2:05 a.m., deputies responded to Eggleston Hill Road in North Harmony for a report of a personal injury accident. It is alleged that the driver, Stow, was intoxicated. A passenger in the vehicle was taken to a local hospital for minor injuries. Stow was scheduled to appear in North Harmony Court at a later date.