Area Police Reports
CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
¯ SILVER CREEK — Brandi J. Myers, 37, of Silver Creek was charged with DWI, DWI per se and unsafe speed. Deputies stopped a vehicle Sunday at 1:17 a.m. for a traffic violation. Myers was taken into custody following an investigation. She will answer the charges in Silver Creek Village Court at a later date.
¯ GERRY — Jonathan L. Barmore, 48, of Gerry was charged with second-degree criminal contempt and second-degree criminal tampering. Deputies were called Friday to Gerry for an order of protection violation. An investigation determined Barmore allegedly violated the order. He was taken for centralized arraignment and released. On Saturday, it was learned that Barmore allegedly shut off utilities to the residence of another person for an extended period. He was transported to Chautauqua County Jail and held pending arraignment.
¯ RIPLEY — Christopher R. Wood, 25, of Ripley was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of marijuana. Deputies learned that Wood was in possession of a small amount of marijuana and concentrated cannabis. He was released with tickets to appear in Ripley Town Court at a later date.
¯ BUSTI — Stuart N. Frantz Jr., 25, of Kane, Pa., was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, fourth-degree criminal possession of marijuana and speed in zone. Deputies stopped a vehicle Saturday at 3:21 a.m. on Route 394 in Busti for a violation. A search turned up 2 ounces of marijuana and a quantity of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. Frantz was released with citations.
¯ CARROLL — Bijan Sedighzadeh, 30, of Westminster, Colo., was charged with felony driving while ability impaired by drugs. Deputies attempted to stop a reported erratic driver Friday at 4:45 a.m. on Route 62 in Carroll. The vehicle reportedly failed to stop and was pursued into Cattaraugus County where the vehicle drove onto a yard. Sedighzadeh was reportedly having drug-induced convulsions and was taken to UPMC Chautauqua for treatment. He was later remanded to jail for centralized arraignment.
¯ HANOVER — Sarah T. Burdick, 35, of Eden was charged with felony DWI Leandra’s Law, aggravated DWI, DWI, no/inadequate lights, second-degree harassment, third-degree criminal tampering and throwing refuse on a highway. Deputies stopped a vehicle Friday at 9:08 p.m. on Route 5 and 20 in Hanover for a traffic violation. An investigation found that Burdick was intoxicated while four children under the age of 16 were in the vehicle. She was taken to jail for arraignment.
¯ SILVER CREEK — Jacob, D. Seeley, 26, of Silver Creek was charged with first-degree reckless endangerment. Deputies responded Thursday at noon to the area of Robinson Street in Silver Creek for a possible gunshot in the area. An investigation found that Seeley allegedly discharged a round from a rifle across the road toward a grape vineyard. He was processed and released to supervision of probation.
¯ ASHVILLE — Mary L Miller, 29, of Ashville was charged with DWI, speed not reasonable and prudent, failure to keep right, moving from lane unsafely and open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle. Miller was reportedly involved in a rollover crash Thursday in North Harmony. She was issued tickets to appear in North Harmony Town Court at a later date.
¯ FORESTVILLE — Timothy S. Morrison, 44, of Forestville was charged with DWI, driving with a BAC of .08% or more of alcohol, speed in zone and unlawful possession of marijuana. Deputies stopped a vehicle Thursday at 2:35 a.m. for a traffic violation in Forestville. Morrison was taken into custody following an investigation. He was released with tickets to appear in Hanover Town Court at a later date.
JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT
¯ Chelsey M. Hunt, 27, of Jamestown was charged with three counts of endangering the welfare of a child. Officers responded Saturday at 2:22 p.m. to assist CPS on Baker Street for a report of young children outside without supervision for a “concerning period of time.” Hunt was found to be sleeping and not supervising her children. She was transported to Jamestown City Jail without incident. The children were left with a responsible adult.
¯ Monica R. Pacheco, 35, and David G. Santiago, 19, both of Jamestown were each charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Officers on Saturday at 8:20 a.m. observed a vehicle in a no parking area with the driver sleeping. An investigation found that the pair was in possession of a small amount of methamphetamine. Both were held for arraignment.
LAKEWOOD-BUSTI POLICE DEPARTMENT
¯ Aaron M. Gaylor of Portville was charged with petit larceny. Gaylor was taken into custody Sunday at 1:50 p.m. for allegedly attempting to steal various electronics, including speakers, a gaming headset, a microwave and a dart board totaling $725.82 from Walmart on Fairmount Avenue. He was issued tickets to be in Busti Town Court at a later date.