Area Police Reports
CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
¯ ASHVILLE — Shawn M. Battle, 27, of Jamestown was charged with third-degree criminal mischief, fourth-degree criminal mischief, endangering the welfare of a child, second-degree harassment, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and second-degree criminal trespass after a fight at 4:08 p.m. Wednesday after a fight at a Route 474 home in Harmony. Battle was allegedly trespassing on property where he had no right to be. While on the property Battle allegedly damaged a cellphone that did not belonged to him and then fled the scene. Battle was taken to the Chautauqua County Jail until he could be arraigned.
¯ SILVER CREEK — A Silver Creek man was revived with the use of naloxone around 5:10 p.m. Friday after county Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of an unresponsive man at a residence on Rumsey Street in Silver Creek. Deputies arrived and determined that the man was experiencing an opiate overdose. Deputies administered naloxone to the man, who soon after became alert and responsive. The man was taken by Silver Creek volunteer firefighters to Lake Shore Hospital.
¯ NORTH HARMONY — Richard E. Swanson, 48, of Panama was charged with driving while intoxicated, having an alcohol content level of .08 percent or more, consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle and no front license plate. At 4:11 p.m. Sunday, deputies pulled over a vehicle for allegedly missing a front license plate. The driver was identified as Swanson. He was placed taken into custody after an investigation by deputies. Swanson will appear in North Harmony Town Court at a later date.
ELLICOTT POLICE DEPARTMENT
¯ Keontay L. E. Corley, 20, of Bemus Point was charged with second-degree harassment. On Thursday, officers responded to a call of a domestic disturbance in the village of Falconer. Upon investigation, police learned that Corley allegedly struck the victim in the face. Corley was taken into custody and issued an appearance ticket for Ellicott Town Court at a later date.
¯ Ronald McClaran, 52, of Falconer was charged with four counts of criminal possession of a firearm. At 11 p.m. Thursday, officers responded to a report of a possible domestic dispute at a residence in the village of Falconer. Upon further investigation, officers determined that McClaran was allegedly in possession of four semi-automatic handguns. Officers also learned that McClaran did not have a New York State pistol permit for the weapons. McClaran was taken into custody and transported to the Chautauqua County Jail where he is awaiting arraignment.
JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT
¯John A. Waite, no age given, of Jamestown was charged with aggravated family offense and second-degree criminal contempt. At 11:15 a.m. Saturday, officers were called to the area of West 8th St. for a report of a domestic violence. Upon arrival officers allegedly found Waite outside 418 West 8th St. Further investigation revealed that Waite had a valid stay away order from two parties at the location. Waite was taken into custody and transported to Jamestown City Jail without incident.
¯ Lori L. Pellerino, 48, of Jamestown was charged with failure to keep right, driving while intoxicated, and DWI per se. At 11:42 p.m. Saturday, officers stopped a vehicle on Foote Avenue at Allen Street for failure to keep right. Pellerino was identified as the operator of the vehicle and found to have allegedly been driving while intoxicated. Pellerino consented to a breath test and was found to have a blood alcohol content level of .08 percent of 1 percent. She was placed into custody and transported to Jamestown City Jail.
¯ Tony L. Fish, 34, of Jamestown was charged with burglary in the second-degree, false personation, criminal use of drug paraphernalia and unlawful possession of marijuana. At approximately 8:34 a.m. on Saturday, officers were called to a residence at 102 McKinley Ave. for a reported suspicious male on the front porch. Officers approached Fish who allegedly lied about his identity. Further investigation revealed he had a felony arrest warrant for burglary in the second-degree. Fish was taken into custody without incident and transported to the city jail. While in custody, Fish was allegedly found in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. He is currently awaiting arraignment in Jamestown City Court.
¯ Terry L Kendall Jr., 28, of Jamestown was charged with forth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, fourth-degree grand larceny, criminal obstruction of breathing, fourth-degree criminal mischief, endangering the welfare of a child, failure to stop at a stop sign and no lights on a bicycle. At 11 p.m. Friday, officers responded to the area of Thayer Street for a report of a domestic incident. Upon speaking to a female victim, police alleged that Kendall wrapped his hands around her neck and restricted her breathing and also pushed a child to the ground by his throat. The victim also told police Kendall damaged her property and took her cellphone. Kendall was not at the scene when officers arrived. Kendall was located at Lakeview Avenue and East 8th St. a short time later. This occurred after police alleged he failed to stop at a stop sign on a bicycle. Further investigation revealed that Kendall was allegedly in possession of a stolen debit card stemming from an unrelated incident. Kendall was taken into custody and transported to city jail.
¯ Bryan E. Swartzwelder, 30, of Jamestown was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing and blood circulation and endangering the welfare of a child. At 12:39 a.m. Monday, Officers were called to 35 Barrows St. for a report of a fight. An investigation revealed that Swartzwelder allegedly held a 16-year-old victim by the throat and squeezed her for approximately 20 seconds, causing the victim to be unable to breathe. Swartzwelder was taken into custody and transported to the city jail without incident.
¯ Hector Rivera-Perez, of Jamestown was charged with second-degree menacing at 9:50 a.m. Monday after officers responded to a Spring Street address for a reported assault. Rivera-Perez allegedly menaced a person with a knife. He was taken to the Jamestown City Jail until he can be arraigned.
¯ Jesus M. Rodriguez, 39, of Jamestown was charged with first-degree criminal contempt, two counts of second-degree criminal contempt, five counts of endangering the welfare of a child and fourth criminal mischief. Officers were called Sunday at 10:08 a.m. to a Spring Street residence for a reported domestic dispute. An investigation found that Rodriguez pushed the victim and broke property while there was a valid order of protection in effect. There were also five children present during the dispute. He was taken into custody and awaiting arraignment.