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Police Searching For Burglary Suspects

Lakewood-Busti police are requesting the public’s assistance in locating two burglary suspects. Matthew L. Gifford, 49, is wanted for allegedly breaking into a Lakewood storage facility and stealing water works material. He is facing felony burglary and grand larceny charges. Matthew J. ...

Warren Man Sentenced On Possession Charges

WARREN, Pa. — A Warren man was sentenced to up to two years in prison on Friday on possession charges. Matthew R. Bryant, 27, of Warren, was sentenced before Judge Maureen Skerda on charges of manufacture, delivery or possession with the intent to manufacture or deliver; criminal use of ...

Jamestown Man Among Three Charged In Meth Lab Bust

WARREN, Pa. — A Jamestown man was among three charged with manufacturing, delivery and possession of methamphetamine after investigators with the Warren County Drug Task Force made arrests on Thursday. Armando Rosario, 34, of 115 Crossman St., Jamestown, faces seven felony charges: two ...

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Warren Pair Jailed After Meth Lab Bust

WARREN, Pa. — The two men charged in connection with a meth lab bust in Warren on Tuesday are held in the County Jail on $250,000 bail. Joshua Max Lambert, 29, 6 Terrace St., Apt. 1, and Joshua Darryl Wightman, 30, were arrested by agents of the Warren County Drug Task Force after the ...

Jamestown Man Jailed On Rape Charges

A Jamestown man has been committed to Chautauqua County Jail on second- and third-degree rape charges, the Sheriff's Office announced Wednesday. Thomas S. Fisher, 27, of East Sixth Street, was taken into custody at 3:20 p.m. Wednesday without incident following the execution of a search ...

Pa. Task Force Finds Active Meth Lab

WARREN, Pa. — Officers of the Warren County Drug Task Force took Warren residents Joshua Lambert and Joshua Wightman into custody Tuesday at an apartment at 6 Terrace St. in Warren. According to task force agents, they arrived at the residence to serve a search warrant for what they ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ FREDONIA — Tyler R. Clegg, 22, of Jamestown was charged Monday with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se, unlawful possession of marijuana and moving from lane unsafely. At 5:39 p.m., deputies responded to a vehicle complaint on Route 60 in Pomfret. ...

Jamestown Man Among Three Charged For Manufacturing Meth

WARREN, Pa. — A Jamestown man was among three charged with manufacturing, delivery and possession of methamphetamine after investigators with the Warren County Drug Task Force made arrests on Thursday. Armando Rosario, 34, of 115 Crossman St., Jamestown, faces seven felony charges: two ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Tod J. Ness, 58, of Jamestown was charged Sunday with no/inadequate lights, driving while intoxicated and DWI per se. At 7:09 p.m., police pulled over Ness for allegedly failing to use a signal while turning from Spring Street to East Eighth Street. It is ...

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Train Hits Semi Truck In Sheridan

A Cheektowaga Man sustained minor injuries after police said he got his semi truck stuck on railroad tracks on Werle Road near Progress Drive in the town of Sheridan. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies said Jason M. Siepierski, 30, attempted to head south on Werle Road, which is signed ...

Police Charge Panama Man With DWI After Crash

A Panama man was being held pending an arraignment after police said he crashed his vehicle into a street sign while intoxicated Saturday morning. Jzon P. Loverme, 35, is facing several charges, including driving while intoxicated and leaving the scene of a property damage ...

NY Couple Facing 2,000 Combined Felonies

WARREN, Pa. — A Spencerport, N.Y., couple have been charged in Warren County with over 1,000 felony counts each after being found in possession of numerous forms of false identification, including driver’s licenses and passports. Conewango Township Police reported on Wednesday that ...

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Dunkirk Man Sought In Last Week’s Stabbing Incident

DUNKIRK — A Dunkirk man is wanted by police in connection to stabbing late last week in the city. A warrant has been issued for Martin Rubio, 23, of 104 Webster St., Dunkirk On Friday, Nov. 18 at 6:08 p.m., city patrol officers and detectives responded to a reported disturbance at ...

Salamanca Residents Charged After Task Force Drug Bust

SALAMANCA—Two Salamanca residents were charged with drug possession Friday following a joint police raid. Shortly before 6 a.m., Paul Johnson and Brenda Ackley, both of 53 Jefferson St. lower apartment, were taken into custody following a lengthy investigation by the Southern Tier Regional ...

Falconer Woman Accused Of Injuring 6-Month-Old Son

A Falconer woman is facing multiple felony charges after allegedly injuring her infant son. According to John Zuroski, first assistant district attorney for Chautauqua County, Ashley R. Lee, 26, is accused of inflicting serious physical injury to her child on Oct. 13. Her child was ...

Pa. Township Secretary Pleads Not Guilty In Theft

CONEWANGO, Pa. — A former Conewango Township secretary charged with stealing over $65,000 in municipal funds has pled not guilty. Kathleen M. Swartz, 45, 110 Vine St., entered the not guilty plea this week before Judge Gregory Hammond. Last month, she was charged by Conewango Township ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ ELLICOTT — Joshua D. Ahlstrom, 21, of Dewittville was charged Thursday with unlawful possession of marijuana, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and inadequate headlights. At 2:53 a.m., deputies pulled over Ahlstrom for reportedly driving a ...

Police Remain In Contact After Anderson Arrest

New York State Troopers are reportedly communicating with police in Kentucky, who, earlier this month, apprehended the estranged husband of a missing Busti woman. According to State Police, Ken Anderson, 56, was apprehended in Richmond, Ky., on Nov. 8 after allegedly kidnapping and raping a ...

Sherman Crash To Leads To Numerous Charges, Arrest

SHERMAN — A crash in Sherman led to numerous charges Wednesday. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies responded about 1 p.m. to the intersection of Park Street and Route 430 for a reported crash involving 64-year-old Michael J. Beatman of Sherman and 22-year-old Joseph G. Viver of ...