Police Reports

Crash Leads To Impaired Driving Charges

A crash in the town of Chautauqua on Wednesday led to impaired driving and drug possession charges against a Westfield man, the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office said. Deputies charged 54-year-old Kevin J. Kelley after responding to a single-vehicle crash near 6398 Route 394 around 3:40 ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Sean D. Barrett, 27, of Jamestown, was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance on Dec. 12. Officers observed a subject parked in a vehicle near the corner of East Second Street and Foote Avenue. Barrett was taken into custody for ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE ¯ Brandon K. Sorenson, 24, of Jamestown, was charged with several vehicle and traffic infractions, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and driving while under the influence of drugs while Mallory C. White, 25, of Jamestown was charged with disorderly conduct, ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯Alfredo R. Diaz, 54, of Jamestown was charged Sunday with petit larceny and second-degree obstructing governmental administration. At 4:10 p.m. officers were dispatched to investigate a shoplifting complaint that occurred at Rite Aid on North Main Street. ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Richard A. Philbrick Sr., 32, and Nicholas D. Verleni, 43, both of Jamestown, were charged with parole absconder and probation absconder, respectively, after a warrant check at 3:02 p.m. Thursday at 154 Falconer St. Officers from the department’s second ...

Brandon Murphy

Wanted City Man Jailed After Pursuit

A Jamestown man was turned over to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office following a foot chase earlier this week. Officers on Monday observed 22-year-old Brandon L. Murphy in the area of Lakeview Avenue and Price Street around 1 p.m. Police were aware Murphy was wanted on an arrest warrant ...

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LAKEWOOD-BUSTI POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Mickelle M. Hicks, 34, of Bear Lake, Pa., was charged with driving while intoxicated, driving while intoxicated per se, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, speeding, unlicensed operator and possession of marijuana. On Nov. 22, ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Barbara L. Lobb, 28, of Jamestown was charged with failure to dim headlamps, speed not being reasonable and prudent, driving while intoxicated, driving while intoxicated per se, three counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree ...

Information On Mysterious Duffle Sought

Lakewood-Busti police are asking the public for any information about a red and black duffle bag left outside the Dollar Tree/Famous Hair Plaza, 366 E. Fairmount Ave., Lakewood. Police responded to a report about the suspicious bag at 11:30 a.m. Sunday. Officers found the bag resting against ...

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NEW YORK STATE POLICE ¯ On Saturday, Jason Green, 37, of Jamestown was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated – Leandra’s Law and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child because two children were reportedly in his vehicle. Troopers received a complaint of an ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ HANOVER — A 17-year-old male from Forestville was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of marijuana and speeding. Deputies stopped the driver of a vehicle around 2:30 a.m. on Nov. 4 on Route 39 ...

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NEW YORK STATE POLICE ¯ Matthew Mecusker, 29, of Bemus Point was charged with issuing a bad check. Troopers took Mecusker into custody on Monday after being notified in September from a local business claiming Mecusker in June gave them a bad check for more than $2,500 that came back ...

Jamestown Resident Wanted In PA Found With Meth

A Jamestown resident wanted in Pennsylvania was discovered early Thursday in possession of methamphetamine. Officers with the Jamestown Police Department stopped a vehicle around 5:20 a.m. near the intersection of King and Barrows streets. A passenger in the vehicle, 29-year-old Seneca M. ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯Dylan S. Griffith, 27, of Jamestown was charged with second-degree menacing following a domestic incident Sunday. At 2:23 p.m. officers were dispatched to 40 Bush St., where they made contact with Griffith and a female victim. Through investigation officers ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ On Nov. 7, Savannah Martin, 24, of Warren, Pa., was charged with seventh-degree criminal possesion of a controlled substance. Officers observed a vehicle traveling south bound on Ivy Street with a loud exhaust. Upon conducting a traffic stop, the vehicle ...

Rollover Crash Leads To DWI Charges Saturday

A rollover crash Saturday in the town of Ellington resulted in drunken driving charges Saturday afternoon. Deputies with the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office respond around 2:30 p.m. to a rollover motor vehicle crash on Waterboro Hill Road. The driver of the vehicle, 47-year-old Christina ...

Cocaine, Marijuana Found During Traffic Stop

Cocaine and marijuana were discovered following a traffic stop last week in Jamestown. State Police charged 24-year-old Brandon Sorenson with felony fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of marijuana. Troopers stopped a vehicle on Route 60 in ...

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NEW YORK STATE POLICE ¯ FREWSBURG — David Stalker Jr., 20, of Walworth, N.Y., was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana. Stalker was stopped on Water Street in Frewsburg on Nov. 4 for a traffic violation. Troopers smelled marijuana coming from the vehicle and Stalker was later ...

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ELLICOTT POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Michael J. Wilcox, 45, of Falconer, was charged with second-degree harassment. Officers were called around 7:55 p.m. on Oct. 31 to the area of West Main Street in Falconer for a report of a harassment complaint. Police learned Wilcox was allegedly found to have ...

Stabbing Reported In Gerry; Suspect In Custody

Officers and EMS crews responded to Gerry after a reported stabbing Thursday afternoon. First responders were notified around 1:15 p.m. of the stabbing at a residence on Herrick Road. Police and members of the Gerry Fire Department reponded. A caller at the residence said the suspect ...