Area Police Reports


¯ CHAUTAUQUA — David J. Price, 53, of Dean Road was charged with failure to keep right, driving while intoxicated and aggravated DWI with a blood alcohol content of .18 percent or greater. Deputies were called Sunday at 6:58 a.m. to a vehicle off the road on Beech Hill Road in Chautauqua. Following an investigation it was learned that Price was allegedly operating the vehicle in an intoxicated state. He is scheduled to appear in Chautauqua Town Court at a later date.

¯ MAYVILLE — Anthony L. Tresatti, 34, of Pittsburgh, Pa., was charged with resisting arrest and disorderly conduct. Deputies were called Sunday at 6:12 a.m. to a reported disorderly person at a home in Mayville. Tresatti was asked to leave the home, and while he was being transported elsewhere he allegedly become disorderly and combative with deputies. He was transported to Chautauqua County Jail and arraigned on the charges.

¯ CHAUTAUQUA — Michael J. Watson, 40, of Jamestown was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation. Watson was stopped Saturday at 2:07 p.m. on Route 430 in Chautauqua for driving with a suspended license. During the stop, he was allegedly found with methamphetamine. He was being held at the county jail.

¯ BROCTON — Shawn M. Taylor, 37, of Fredonia, was charged with two counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of marijuana and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation. Deputies stopped a vehicle Friday at 1:18 p.m. in Brocton, and during a search deputies found 13 bindles of heroin, several Xanax pills and a small amount of marijuana. Taylor was taken to county jail for centralized arraignment.

¯ CHAUTAUQUA — Jordan W. Habner, 19, of Westfield was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs, failure to stop at a stop sign and failure to signal. Deputies stopped Habner Wednesday at 3:49 p.m. on Valley Street in Chautauqua for an alleged traffic violation. It was later found that Habner was driving while impaired by drugs. He was released to another person and is scheduled to appear in Chautauqua Town Court at a later date.


¯ Christine M. Johnson, 33, and Michael M. Johnson, 33, both of Jamestown were taken into custody during a warrant check with the Chautauqua County Probation Department on Sunday at 9:07 a.m. at a Buffalo Street home. Christine Johnson was located inside the home, while Michael Johnson was found under a piece of furniture in a second floor bedroom. He was additionally charged with second-degree obstructing governmental administration. Christine Johnson was given to Lakewood-Busti Police, while Michael Johnson was held for arraignment at the Jamestown City Jail.

¯ Michael J. Patterson, 42, and Erica L. Hinson, 38, both of Jamestown were charged with multiple counts of endangering the welfare of a child. Police responded to an East Sixth Street residence Sunday at 7:20 a.m. to check the well being of four minors. Officers determined the living conditions were unfit for children, and also determined that the children did not have proper food. Patterson and Hinson were transported to Jamestown City Jail where they were held for arraignment.