Police Reports

Jamestown Man Charged In Weapon Possession

CHARLOTTE - A Jamestown man is facing charges after he was found to be in possession of a 9mm pistol with a defaced serial number.Chautauqua County sheriff's deputies report Travis R Terry was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon on Aug. 20, which had a defaced serial ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT George J. Boyer, 43, of Frewsburg was charged with driving while intoxicated. On Aug. 24, at 8:50 p.m., police pulled over Boyer in the area of Forest Avenue and Chambers Street for minor traffic offenses. It is alleged that Boyer was intoxicated. He was taken to the ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE WESTFIELD - Ryan M. Deland, 23, of Westfield was charged with speed not reasonable and prudent, moving from lane unsafely, DWI and DWI per se. On Saturday, at 10:51 p.m., deputies responded to a one-vehicle crash on Pratt Road in Westfield. The driver, Deland, ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT Stephen T. Griffin, 37, of Jamestown was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny and second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument. Walter A. Wanamaker, 54, of Jamestown was charged with felony first-degree criminal contempt and aggravated Family Offense. ...

Kennedy Man Leads Police On High-Speed Chase

A Kennedy man faces multiple charges after leading members of the Jamestown Police Department on a high-speed chase through Jamestown on Sunday.At about 1:52 a.m., a JPD officer was traveling eastbound on East Second Street when he observed a vehicle without headlights traveling at a high rate ...

Spike Strips Used In High-Speed Chase Through Gerry

ELLICOTT -A Randolph man is facing a number of charges after leading police on a car and foot chase Friday afternoon.Around 2 p.m., Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies were alerted to a wanted person operating a vehicle on North Main Street in the town of Ellicott. Deputies along with the ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENTA 16-year-old male has been charged with third-degree assault following an incident that occurred at the Gustavus Adolphus Home, 200 Gustavus Ave., Saturday. At approximately 12:58 p.m., officers responded to the G.A. Home for a reported past tense assault that ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENTRichard L. Taylor, 39, of Frewsburg was charged with second-degree obstructing governmental administration and second-degree criminal contempt. On Wednesday, at 9:53 p.m., police attempted to serve an arrest warrant at 129 Crestline Drive when they allegedly observed ...

Missing 11-Year-Old Boy Found, Fugitive Guardians Charged

Two Pennsylvania fugitives who reportedly went missing with an 11-year-old boy were located in Jamestown on Friday.According to Jamestown police, a tip from the public led officers to a 875 Lafayette St. residence, where they located Joseph Robert Notoro, 57, and Tina L. Roberts, 49, both of ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT Matthew J. Piscitelli, 40, of Jamestown was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief, criminal obstruction of breathing and resisting arrest. On Sunday, at 12:30 p.m., police responded to a domestic incident at 185 Fairmount Ave. A female victim at the scene ...

City Woman Charged With Petit Larceny

LAKEWOOD - A Jamestown resident was recently charged with petit larceny and fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, according to the Lakewood-Busti Police Department.Allegedly, Grace M. Ortiz, 21, of Jamestown stole a cellphone from a customer while she was working at a store ...

In Years Past

JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT Mark R. Maio, 32, of Jamestown was charged with resisting arrest and second-degree obstruction of governmental administration. On Tuesday, at 1:32 p.m., police observed Maio exit a vehicle on the 800 block of Spring Street. Maio reportedly had several outstanding ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT Richard H. Rolfe Jr., 24, of Jamestown was charged with second-degree obstructing government administration and resisting arrest. On July 22, at 7:25 p.m., police responded to a report of a trespass at 102 Hall Ave. Officers arrived on scene and located two females ...

Child Injured In Sunday Boating Accident

CHAUTAUQUA - A 4-year-old was injured Sunday while his family was boating on Chautauqua Lake near Chautauqua Institution.According to a police report, the Chautauqua County Marine Division was called to the scene of a reported vessel accident on Chautauqua Lake at 12:20 p.m. Sunday.A family was ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPT. HANOVER - Christine M. Fuentes, 40, of Silver Creek, was taken to Lakeshore Hospital for treatment of minor injuries after a motor vehicle accident at 3:59 a.m. July 21 on Dennison Road. Fuentes told deputies she had swerved to miss a deer, causing her to ...

Police Searching For Blue Pick-Up

ELLICOTT - Ellicott Police are investigating a car-bicycle accident that happened at 11 a.m. Monday.A 16-year-old was allegedly hit while riding his bike by a blue pick-up truck, possibly a Ford Ranger, with a tool box running along the driver's side of the truck. The truck was being driven by ...

City Man With Felony Warrant Found In Basement

A Jamestown man faces charges after he was found hiding in the basement of a Hall Avenue home that was supposed to be unoccupied.Police report responding to 102 Hall Ave. at 7:29 p.m. Friday for a reported trespassing incident. Two women said they were moving into the house and had just begun ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE Jordan JL Eckwahl, 29, of Jamestown was charged with third-degree assault at 11:43 p.m. Friday after police officers responded to the area near Allen and Willard streets for a reported fight. Officers found a man who said he had been assaulted by another man. Eckwahl was ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT Omar V. Marrero, 30, of Falconer was charged with second-degree criminal contempt and unlawful possession of marijuana. On Tuesday, at 8:45 a.m., police pulled over a vehicle on Broadhead Avenue because they knew the driver - Marrero - had a valid arrest warrant from ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENTLorilynn Moriarty, 21, of Jamestown was charged with resisting arrest. On Monday, at 8:55 a.m., police observed Moriarty walking on East Sixth Avenue near Pine Street. Moriarty reportedly had a valid felony bench warrant out of Jamestown City Court. When she saw the ...