Area Police Reports


¯ BUSTI — Mason F. Hoose, 20, of Lakewood arrested at 9:05 p.m. April 7 after an arrest warrant had been issued on charges of fourth-degree stalking and second-degree harassment. Deputies and Lakewood-Busti police officers conducted a warrant check at a Winch Road residence and allegedly found Hoose. He was taken to the Chautauqua County Jail’s Centralized Arraignment process. He will be in Kiantone Town Court later.

¯ Lee Anne Proestler, 50, of Jamestown was arrested at 3:04 p.m. Thursday after a Uniform Interstate Family Support Act Warrant was issued. Deputies and Jamestown Police officers conducted a warrant check at a residence on Water Street in Jamestown and found Proestler. She was tkaen to the Chautauqua County Jail and will be in Chautauqua County Family Court later.

¯ Tina Jackson, 45, of Jamestown was charged with fourth-degree welfare fraud, two counts of first-degree offering a false instrument for filing, misuse of food stamps and fourth-degree grand larceny at 11:30 a.m. Thursday. It is alleged that from March 17, 2015, through Nov. 30, 2016, Jackson failed to notify the Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services that her daughter had income/employment while living with Jackson. The unreported income allowed for Jackson to receive $2,071 in unentitled benefits. Jackson will be in Jamestown City Court later.


¯ FALCONER — Ronald McClaran, 52, of Falconer was charged with four counts of criminal possession of a firearm after Ellicott police responded to a report of a possible domestic incident at 11 p.m. Thursday in Falconer. Police report McClaran was in possession of four semi-automatic handguns that he did not have a state pistol permit to possess. He was taken to the Chautauqua County Jail until he could be arraigned.

¯ Keontay LE Corley, 20, of Bemus Point was charged with second-degree harassment on Thursday after a domestic incident in Falconer during which Corley allegedly hit another person in the face. Corley will be in Ellicott Town Court later.