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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ MAYVILLE — Randall K. Mesler Jr., 19, of Jamestown was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon. Deputies were called Tuesday to Mayville for a report of a person with an illegal weapon. An investigation found that Mesler was in ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ FORESTVILLE — David J. Duenas, 28, of Forestville was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief. Deputies responded Wednesday at 1:36 a.m. to an incident at a residence in Forestville. It was learned that Duenas intentionally damaged property of ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ BROCTON — Paul J. Illenz, 43, of Brocton was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief. Deputies responded Sunday at 5:29 p.m. to an altercation in Brocton. An investigation found that Illenz allegedly damaged property that did not belong to him. ...

Man Charged After Crash Causes Car To Catch Fire

ELLERY — A Falconer man faces several charges after a crash Sunday afternoon that left his vehicle on fire in a field. According to a police report, Chautauqua County Sheriff’s deputies responded to Route 380 in Ellery for a report of a vehicle on fire in a field. An investigation showed ...

City Man Charged After Injuring Medical Professional

WARREN, Pa. — A Jamestown man has been charged with aggravated assault after he allegedly injured a medical professional who was trying to administer to him. Warren City Police charged 66-year-old George Boyer with one count of felony aggravated assault after a reported incident at 1:30 ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ FRENCH CREEK — John V. Greishaw, 24, of Union City, Pa., was charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se, stop/standing/parking on a highway. Deputies at 6:36 p.m. on Saturday observed a vehicle on Route 426 in French Creek parked in the road. ...

2 Face Criminal Mischief Charges

Two 18-year-old Jamestown residents have been taken to the Jamestown City jail awaiting arraignment after allegedly hitting parked cars with a baseball bat on Thursday. According to a police report, Kayla M. Haines, 18, and Mikayla C. Bartlett, 18, both of Jamestown, were charged with ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ FORESTVILLE — Jaralyn E. Majak, 30, of Forestville was charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se, speeding and unlicensed operator. Deputies on March 13 located a vehicle speeding above the posted limit. Majak was taken into custody following ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ Gary A. Warren III, 26, of Jamestown was charged with felony fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, felony second-degree identity theft and third-degree unlawful possession of personal identification information. Warren was taken into ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ RIPLEY — Shawn P. Smith, 48, of Fairview, Pa., was charged with driving while intoxicated, speed in excess of 55 miles per hour and driving with a blood-alcohol content of .08 percent or higher at 5:30 p.m. Saturday on Route 20 in Ripley. According ...

City Man Jailed On Manslaughter Charge

A Jamestown man wanted on a manslaughter charge has been jailed, online court records indicate. The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office said 35-year-old Tyler A. Perez was booked into the county jail Friday. According to a list of wanted persons, Perez was wanted by the Sheriff’s Office ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE ¯ Kimberly D. Wilson, 30, of Kennedy was charged with moving from lane unsafely, leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident, unlicensed operator and driving while intoxicated after allegedly hitting a parked vehicle on Maple Street at 8:10 p.m. Thursday. According to a ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ WESTFIELD — Jason R. Taber, 22, of Silver Creek was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs, unlawful possession of marijuana and driving across hazard markings. Deputies stopped a vehicle March 7 for a traffic violation on Route 20 in ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ POMFRET — Deputies responded Wednesday at 7:32 a.m. to Cummings Road for a report of a vehicle into a tree. Upon arrival it was determined that Hunt was attempting to swerve around a deer that had entered the roadway. Hunt lost control of his vehicle ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Brantley D. Churchill, 28, of Jamestown was charged with second-degree criminal contempt. Officers were called March 7 to an apartment at 12 Arnold St. for a report of a disorderly male at approximately 11:59 p.m. Upon arrival, police found the caller identified ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Brett A. Peterson, 33, of Jamestown was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief. Officers responded Monday at 3:21 a.m. to Hunter Street for a disorderly male. An investigation found that Peterson allegedly punched a hole in a bedroom door. He was ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ PORTLAND — Frederick S. Brown, 34, of Portland was charged with second-degree criminal trespass. Deputies responded Sunday at 10 a.m. to Route 20 in Portland for a person who reportedly entered a residence then fled the scene. Following a brief ...

Pair Charged After Drugs, Cash, Weapon Found In Traffic Stop

CHAUTAUQUA — Two Corry, Pa., residents are facing a host of charges after drugs, cash and a stolen gun were found during a traffic stop. Deputies took 42-year-old Jerry J. Roneker Jr. and 26-year-old Lyndsey A. Sventek into custody after the stop shortly before 3 a.m. Saturday on Route 430 ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ MAYVILLE — Scott J. Davis, 55, of Jamestown was charged with theft of services. Deputies were called Saturday to a restaurant on Water Street in Mayville for a larceny complaint. An investigation found that Davis purposely left without paying his ...

Police: Body Reportedly Found Near Route 62

Investigators with the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office were reportedly summoned after a body was found late Monday near the town of Ellington, Chautauqua County dispatch confirmed. The body was found at some point prior to 10 p.m. in the area of Route 62, though the exact location ...