Area Police Reports


¯ SHERMAN — Trevor J. Kneer, 19, of Sherman was charged with endangering the welfare of a child and two counts of second-degree harassment. Deputies were called to a home in Sherman on Wednesday for a reported of a disorderly person. Deputies learned Kneer physically struck two people, including a child. Kneer was taken into custody and transported to the Chautauqua County Jail where he was held in lieu of pre-arraignment bail.


¯ Sarah L. Goulding, 32, of Jamestown was charged with petit larceny and endangering the welfare of a child. Goulding was observed by Walmart personnel on Thursday at 4:14 p.m. stealing items with her 11-year-old acting as a lookout. Goulding reportedly attempted to conceal the items in her purse totaling $46.30 and leave the store. She was issued appearance tickets to be in Busti Town Court at a later date.



¯ Jeison L. DelValle-Delgato, 31, of Jamestown was charged with third-degree assault and resisting arrest. Officers responded Thursday at 5:30 p.m. to a Maple Street home for a domestic violence complaint. Officers spoke to a victim who said her ex-boyfriend hit her, causing minor injuries. DelValle-Delgato arrived on scene, and while being taken into custody, he reportedly resisted. He was transported to Jamestown City Jail and held pending arraignment in city court.



¯ SHERMAN — Matthew McGarr, 35, of Clymer was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana. McGarr was stopped on Route 430 in Sherman for a traffic violation on Thursday. A large bag of marijuana was seen in plain view inside the vehicle. A search turned up 4 grams of marijuana, a smoking device and a grinder containing marijuana. McGarr was issued an appearance ticket to be in Sherman Town Court at a later date.

¯ Patrick Lamar,43, of Celoron was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana. Lamar was stopped on Route 60 in Jamestown for a traffic violation, and following a search, a bag containing 5 grams of marijuana and a grinder containing marijuana residue were found. Lamar was issued appearance tickets to be in Ellicott Town Court at a later date.

¯ GERRY — Brandi Howard, 38, of Sinclariville, Todd Witt, 40, of Stockton and Gary Warren, 26, of Jamestown, were each charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, second-degree criminally using drug paraphernalia, criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument and unlawful possession of marijuana. Witt was stopped Wednesday on Gerry-Ellington Road for a traffic violation. Troopers observed syringes, a tray containing methamphetamine and marijuana inside the vehicle in plain view. Troopers also learned Howard was wanted by Jamestown police and that Warren was wanted on a probation violation. All three were taken into custody, processed at police barracks and arraigned in Charlotte Town Court. They were then remanded to the Chautauqua County Jail and are scheduled to appear in Gerry Town Court at a later date to answer the charges.