Area Police Reports


¯ DUNKIRK — Hannah K. Acevedo, 30, of Dunkirk was charged with driving while intoxicated and DWI per se. Deputies stopped a vehicle Sunday at 2:31 a.m. on Waldorff Road in Dunkirk for an inadequate headlamp. Following an investigation, it was determined Acevedo was operating her vehicle while intoxicated. She was released with tickets to appear in Dunkirk City Court at a later date.

¯ SILVER CREEK — Adam Rice, 35, of Silver Creek was charged with third-degree criminal mischief and three counts of second-degree harassment. Deputies responded Wednesday at 12:24 a.m. to a reported fight in Silver Creek. It was learned that Rice had been in an altercation with several people. He was remanded to Chautauqua County Jail.


¯ Joshua A. Lanphere, 28, was charged with two counts of second-degree criminal contempt. Officers received a complaint for a person in violation of a court order of protection. Lanphere was found to allegedly be in violation of a stay away order, and was with protected parties. He was taken into custody and arraigned on the charges. He is scheduled to appear in Ellicott Town Court at a later date.


¯ STEAMBURG — Barrington Johnson, 42, of Steamburg was charged with driving while intoxicated. Johnson was stopped on Route 394 for driving erratically Wednesday. He was taken into custody after failing several field sobriety tests. He was transported to police barracks where he provided a breath sample of .09 percent. Johnson was issued tickets and is scheduled to appear in Cold Spring Town Court next month.


¯ Rose E. Raynor, 33, of Jamestown was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument and second-degree criminally using drug paraphernalia. Officers stopped a vehicle on East Second Street on Monday at 7 p.m. Raynor, a passenger in the vehicle, was found to have a warrant from Jamestown City Court. Raynor was taken into custody and transported to jail where she allegedly had heroin, a hypodermic instrument and a scale with residue in her purse