Cassadaga Man Charged After Police Chase

Anthony M. Digangi, 28, of Cassadaga, faces a litany of charges after leading police on a motorcycle pursuit that began on Route 60 in Stockton

Chautauqua County Sheriff’s deputies report seeing a motorcycle rider allegedly commit a traffic violation in Stockton before fleeing when deputies tried to pull the motorcycle over. The motorcycle and its rider were then found a short time later in Gerry before the chase came to a conclusion.

Digangi was charged with three counts of second-degree obstructing governmental administration, three counts of third-degree unlawful fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle, three counts of reckless driving, three counts of third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, three counts of speeding in a 55 mile an hour zone, three counts of unregistered motorcycle, three counts of unlicensed operator, three counts of no motorcycle plate, three counts of failure to comply with a lawful order, three counts of moving from lane unsafely, three counts of failure to keep right, three counts of driving to the left of pavement markings, and one count of speed in zone

Digangi was arraigned in Charlotte Town Court on behalf of Stockton and Gerry town courts. Bail was set at $10,000 cash or $20,000 property bond for each town. Digangi will be in court later.