JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT
David R. Olson, 48, of Pennsylvania Avenue, Jamestown was taken into custody Wednesday after hiding in the woods behind his house and being wanted by police. He was arrested after a brief standoff with police. Olson had appeared on the Jamestown Police Department's Top 10 Most Wanted List for the charge of second-degree felony assault. He was arraigned and committed to Chautauqua County Jail without bail.
CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
Francis Orazio, 22, of Stockton was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny and two counts of petit larceny. Deputies on Dec. 15 received a complaint from a resident on Hall Road in Charlotte that Orazio had stolen property from his residence. Orazio was found by police a short time later and taken into custody. He was arraigned in Charlotte Town Court and taken to the Chautauqua County Jail in lieu of bail. The case remains under investigation and other charges may be filed.
CATTARAUGUS COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
Jonathan M. Neiss, 29, of Amherst was charged with failure to pay a fine. The sheriff's office received a call from the North Tonawanda Police Department after a vehicle had been pulled over and a check of an active warrant for Neiss. Police detained Neiss and turned him over to deputies in Cattaraugus County. The warrant was for failure to pay a fine on a petit larceny charge in Allegany. He was arraigned and taken to the Cattaraugus County Jail in lieu of $250 bail.
John M. Burn, 49, of Main Street, Springville was charged with second-degree aggravated harassment. Burn was arrested on Tuesday in Springville on an arrest warrant issued from Ashford Town Court. He was taken to the Cattaraugus County Jail in lieu of $1,500 bail and will be in court later.
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Wendy Chapman, 57, of Bemus Point was charged Tuesday after getting her vehicle stuck in a yard. Troopers responded to a complaint of a stuck vehicle in Bemus Point. Police report finding Chapman intoxicated and are charging her with driving while intoxicated after failing several field sobriety tests. She was taken to the State Police barracks in Jamestown where she provided a breath sample of .16 percent. Chapman was processed, issued tickets to be in Ellery Town Court later and was released to a sober individual. The property owner didn't press charges.
Trevor Pitts, 31, of Buffalo was charged with second-degree aggravated harassment following a harassment call in Jamestown. Police report Pitts had been threatening a person over the phone and through text messages. On Dec. 18, Pitts was charged and processed at the State Police barracks in Jamestown. He was arraigned in Jamestown City Court and released on his own recognizance.