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Two City Men Charged Following Overnight Burglary

Jamestown Police were called to the scene of a reported domestic dispute just before 2 a.m. Tuesday which resulted in the apprehension of two city men. Following an investigation it was revealed that James Grant, 54, had allgedely slapped a Bowen Street resident multiple times while an order ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE CARROLL — Robert L. Houghwot Jr., 43, of South Valley, was charged with felony driving while intoxicated, first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, operating a motor vehicle with a BAC or high, operating a motor vehicle without an interlock device, ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Andrea R. Stam, 33, of Jamestown was charged with second-degree criminal trespass at 7:51 p.m. Thursday after officers responded to 17 Catlin Ave. for a reported burglary in progress. Officers spoke with a woman who said she saw Stam inside the residence. ...

Brocton Man Found With Drugs, Stun Gun

CASSADAGA — A Brocton man was jailed late Wednesday after he was reportedly found in possession of several drugs and a stun gun. Chautauqua County Sheriff’s deputies charged 39-year-old Jason R. Remington after being alerted to two suspicious men inside a car parked at a business in ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ STOCKTON — Ingrid E. Collins, 41, of Stockton was charged Sunday with fourth-degree criminal mischief and second-degree harassment. At about 10:40 p.m., deputies were called to a Stockton residence where it was found that Collins allegedly threw a ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯Benjamin W. Fuller, 37, of Jamestown was charged Friday with three counts of second-degree criminal contempt and aggravated family offense. At approximately 7:39 p.m. Jamestown police and the Chautauqua County Probation Office conducted a home visit at 20 W. ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Frank A. Nutt, 60, was charged with first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, moving from lane unsafely, unlicensed operator, driving while intoxicated, failure to submit breath test and probation warrants. Officers conducted a traffic ...

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NEW YORK STATE POLICE ¯ Ruben Vargas, 37, of Jamestown was charged with felony driving while intoxicated after he was pulled over while driving east on Interstate 86 in Angelica on Sunday after troopers reported seeing Vargas’ vehicle commit several vehicle and traffic violations. Troopers ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE ¯ Victor M. Melendez, 39, of Jamestown, was charged with false personation at 3:37 p.m. Thursday and had outstanding felony warrants from Jamestown City Court. Jamestown police responded to West Eighth and Cherry streets for a report of a possible wanted person and found a ...

Pair Jailed After Found Asleep In Car

Two are residents were taken into custody after police found them asleep in a car parked on the yard of a city home Friday. Charged were 26-year-old Bridget G. Putman of Jamestown and 32-year-old Robert G. Clark of Randolph after police observed their car with stolen plates in the yard at ...

Pair Jailed After Found Asleep In Car

Two are residents were taken into custody after police found them asleep in a car parked on the yard of a city home Friday. Charged were 26-year-old Bridget G. Putman of Jamestown and 32-year-old Robert G. Clark of Randolph after police observed their car with stolen plates in the yard at ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Steven Carlson Jr., 41, of Jamestown was charged Monday afternoon with first-degree criminal contempt, second-degree criminal contempt, two counts of aggravated family offense and two counts of second-degree harassment. Jamestown officers responded to 68 W. 10th ...

Two City Men Face Drug, Weapons Charges

BUFFALO — A tip from area residents and a miscalculated Facebook post helped pave the way for the investigation and apprehension of two Jamestown men. U.S. Attorney James Kennedy Jr. announced today that Tyler Craig Anderson, 27, and Robert Lincoln, 26, both of Jamestown, were arrested and ...

Meth Lab Found In Car After High-Speed Chase

LAKEWOOD — An active methamphetamine lab was reportedly found in a vehicle shortly after a Fredonia man was jailed for stealing merchandise at Walmart in Lakewood and leading police on a high-speed chase earlier this week. Charged was 32-year-old Tyler R. Elsesser after police were called ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE ¯ Teale DiDomenico, 23, and Katelin DiDomenico, 20, both of Jamestown, face charges after an incident at 4:44 p.m. Sunday at a Falconer Street residence. Officers responded to a report of an unwanted person in a Falconer Street home and found the women fighting in front of a ...

No One Injured In Route 60 Crash Tuesday

No one was reportedly injured in a three-vehicle crash involving an ambulance Tuesday afternoon in the town of Ellicott. The crash on Route 60 occurred after 4 p.m. near the state police barracks outside Jamestown. The crash forced the brief closure of the road. Capt. Eric Balon of the New ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ SHERIDAN — Andrew D. Kapa, 55, of Forestville was charged Friday with failure to keep right and DWI. At 1:06 a.m. deputies stopped Kapa’s vehicle for failure to keep right on Route 39 in the town of Sheridan. Upon investigation Kapa was revealed to ...

Man Killed In North Collins Crash

NORTH COLLINS -- A man was killed in a car crash early Saturday in the town of North Collins, the Erie County Sheriff's Office said. The driver, a man in his early 20s, was thrown from the car, Erie County Sheriff's Office Spokesperson Scott Zylka said. The man was pronounced dead at the ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯Melissa L. Norrod, 37, of Jamestown was charged Tuesday with no or inadequate muffler, improper left turn, driving while intoxicated and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. At 2:16 a.m., officers observed a vehicle traveling on West ...

Olean Man Charged With Vehicular Manslaughter In Crash

An Olean man was charged with vehicular manslaughter and drunken driving after a crash Wednesday in the Cattaraugus County town of Carrollton. John D. McStraw, 47, of Walnut Street, was jailed following the crash on Route 412 at 4:19 p.m. Cattaraugus County Sheriff's deputies said an ...