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ELLICOTT POLICE ¯ FALCONER — David R. Ralph II, 29, was charged with criminal mischief after allegedly throwing an object though the front window of Waddington’s Tavern at 2:15 a.m. Thursday after being asked to leave. Ralph was later found and charged. He will be in Ellicott Town Court ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ SHERMAN — Leanne E. Becker, 61, of North East, Pa., was charged with DWI, DWI per se, move from lane unsafely and speed not reasonable. Deputies responded to a vehicle rollover crash on Route 430 in the town of Sherman at 2:58 a.m. Jan. 31. Becker was ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ WESTFIELD — Nicholas L. Rollins , 29, of Erie, Pa., was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana and speed over 55 mph. Deputies stopped a vehicle Monday at 5:56 a.m. on Route 5 in Westfield for a traffic violation. Rollins was allegedly found to ...

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ELLICOTT POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Richard E. Huddleson, 50, was charged with DWI and aggravated DWI. Officers stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation Jan. 27. Huddleson was issued an appearance ticket and will appear in Ellicott Town Court at a later date. ¯ Taylor A. Lane, 22, was charged ...

Snowmobiler Charged After Crash In Sherman

SHERMAN — An Ohio man has been charged with snowmobiling while intoxicated after a snowmobile accident early Sunday. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies were called at about 1:20 a.m. to a hotel in Mayville to assist village firefighters with a snowmobiler injured in a crash. The ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Marc A. Graves, 36, of Jamestown was charged with driving while intoxicated, unsafe lane change, refusal to submit to breath test, unlicensed operator and operating a motor vehicle while consuming alcohol. Officers responded Friday to the area of the West Third ...

Jamestown Man Who Fled Police Found With Rifle

A Jamestown man and convicted felon was taken into custody after he was found with a rifle. Charged was 26-year-old Cain R. Colville after officers on patrol early Thursday spotted Colville carrying a rifle case. When asked about the case, the city man allegedly fled between house in the ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ STOCKTON — John T. McGill, 58, of Tonawanda was charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se and moving from lane unsafely. Deputies observed a traffic violation Saturday at 10:08 p.m. on Route 60 in Stockton. Following an investigation, McGill ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Shawn M. Battle, 27, was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and two counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Officers stopped a vehicle Monday at 11:20 p.m. on Baker Street for a traffic violation. It was ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ A 17-year-old male from Jamestown was charged with second-degree criminal contempt. A student notified the Jamestown High School that another student had allegedly violated an order of protection. The victim stated her ex-boyfriend was trying to rekindle their ...

Tractor-Trailer Crash Leads To DWI Charge

FINDLEY LAKE — A tractor-trailer driver is facing drunken driving charges following a crash on Interstate 86 last week. Troopers were called Friday to the interstate for a report of a semi off the road in Findley Lake. An investigation determined that the semi, being driven by 37-year-old ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ CHAUTAUQUA — David J. Price, 53, of Dean Road was charged with failure to keep right, driving while intoxicated and aggravated DWI with a blood alcohol content of .18 percent or greater. Deputies were called Sunday at 6:58 a.m. to a vehicle off the ...

2 Face Charges After Incident

By The Post-Journal editorial@post-journal.com Two loaded handguns reported stolen from Ellicott were recovered and two people are facing charges, the Jamestown Police Department said late Saturday. Taken into custody were 34-year-old Douglas P. Beardsley and 19-year-old Camille L. Lopez ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Jodell A. Gane, 62, of Jamestown was charged with unsafe lane change, consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle, driving while intoxicated and driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or greater. Officers observed a vehicle change ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ ELLERY — Robert W. Strang III, 47, of Westfield was charged with second-degree criminal contempt. Strang was charged following an incident that took place Jan. 14 in Ellery in which he allegedly violated an order of protection issued by Chautauqua ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ MAYVILLE — Michelle L. Ward, 49, of Mayville was charged with driving while intoxicated, third-degree tampering, refusal to take breath test, speed in 55 mph zone, speed in zone, failure to keep right, second-degree harassment and unlawful possession ...

City Police Recover Gun After Incident

Jamestown Police recovered a handgun after a Friday morning incident. According to police, officers were called to McKinley Avenue and Charles Street at about 9:41 a.m. after Alex K. Johnson, 18, was allegedly threatening another person with a pistol. Police said, the victim attempted to ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ SHERIDAN — Joshua M. Cross, 30, of Forestville was charged with third-degree criminal mischief. Deputies responded Tuesday to King Road for a report of an altercation. An investigation found that Cross allegedly damaged the residence and property ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Marshall Robbins, 28, of Jamestown was charged with first-degree criminal contempt, aggravated family offense, second-degree obstructing governmental administration and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Officers were called Friday at ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ ELLERY — Joshua D. Fox, 36, of Waterford, Pa., was charged with felony driving while intoxicated, DWI with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent and moving from lane unsafely. Deputies were called Sunday at 12:58 a.m. for a vehicle off the road on ...