Area Police Reports


¯ BUSTI — Ryan J. Paulisick, 25, of Falconer was charged with criminally possessing a hypodermic instrument, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and speeding at 12:36 a.m. Friday after he was pulled over on Baker Street Extension for allegedly speeding. Police report Paulisick was in possession of a hypodermic instrument and had a suspended New York driver’s license. He was charged and will be in Busti Town Court later.

¯ LAKEWOOD — Kimberly E. Phanco, 29, of 14 13th St., Jamestown was charged Friday with petit larceny. According police, Phanco was observed at Wal-Mart by store personnel allegedly not scanning all of her items at the self-checkout lane, and attempting to leave without paying for the items. She was stopped by store personnel, and the items in the amount of $40.68 were recovered. She will be in Busti Town Court later.

¯ LAKEWOOD — Tara L. Schulz, 31, of Jamestown, was charged Friday with petit larceny, and third-degree burglary. According to police, Schulz was at Wal-Mart and allegedly stole children’s clothing and a gallon of paint. The items were valued at $54.86. Police also said Schulz was tresspassing on store property. She will be in Busti Town Court later.



¯ WESTFIELD — Sienna M. Swanson, 24, of Jamestown was charged with endangering the welfare of a child and unlawful possession of marijuana while a 16-year-old Jamestown youth was charged with false personation and unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Sheriff’s deputies and Westfield police officers responded to a vehicle complaint in Westfield and found a vehicle on South Portage Street, Westfield. A 16-year-old girl with no driver’s license was driving and allegedly gave deputies a false identity. A small amount of marijuana was also allegedly found in the vehicle. Swanson allegedly gave the teen marijuana. Both Swanson and the 16-year-old were taken to the Chautauqua County Jail on pre-arraignment bail and will be in Westfield Village Court later.

¯ HANOVER– Ian T. Ward, 26, of Silver Creek, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, and criminally possessing a hypodermic instrument. Deputies responded to a call on Bradley Road that a man was passed out in a vehicle with a needle in his arm. Upon arrival, deputies located Ward, and seized a quantity of cocaine, and a needle allegedly belonging to Ward. He was taken into custody, and will be in Hanover Town Court later.


¯ Telly Ortiz, 40, of Jamestown, was charged with two counts of aggravated family offense, third-degree assault, second-degree unlawful imprisonment, third-degree criminal mischief, and being a fugitive from justice. According to police, officers responded to 112 Crossman St. for a domestic dispute. Upon arrival, officers learned that Ortiz had been allegedly involved in two separate domestic incidents on Friday and Saturday. On Friday, Ortiz allegedly damaged property of a woman, with no age or address given. On Saturday, Ortiz allegedly struck the same woman in the neck with a metal object, and allegedly blocked her attempt to leave the residence. Police also learned that Ortiz had an active arrest warrant from Warren County, Pa. Ortiz was taken into custody without incident, and being held in The Jamestown City Jail. He will be in Jamestown City Court later.