Area Police Reports

NEW YORK STATE POLICE

¯ FALCONER — Anthony Neubauer, 33, of Falconer was charged with aggravated felony driving while intoxicated and first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation. Neubauer was stopped Wednesday on Falconer Street for driving though a stop sign. He was taken into custody after reportedly failing several field sobriety tests. Neubauer later provided a breath sample of 0.18% percent, and a check found he had a DWI conviction within the last 10 years and that his license had been revoked. Neubauer was taken to Chautauqua County Jail for centralized arraignment.

¯ Cesar Menchaca, 23, of Hobart, Ind., was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of marijuana. Cristopher Urquiza, 21 of East Chicago, Ill., and Angel Rocha, 21, of Griffith, Ind., were each charged with unlawful possession of marijuana. Rocha was stopped Monday on Interstate 86 in Jamestown for driving 90 miles per hour in a 65 mile per hour zone. An investigation found that Rocha was in possession of an E-cig pen containing marijuana oil, Urquiza was in possession of a bag containing marijuana and Menchaca was in possession of edible marijuana candy. All three were issued appearance tickets, and Rocha was additionally issued traffic tickets. They are scheduled to appear in Ellicott Town Court later.

CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

¯ POLAND — Alicia C. Tanner, 23, of Kennedy was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief. Tanner was charged Tuesday stemming from an incident reported May 10 in which Tanner allegedly punctured the tire of another person. Tanner was issued an appearance ticket to be in Poland Town Court later.

¯ Louann Vincent, 66, of Jamestown was charged with two counts of fourth-degree welfare fraud, first-degree offering a false instrument for filing, misuse of food stamps and fourth-degree grand larceny. Vincent was taken into custody Tuesday after it is alleged that from September 2016 to Oct. 15, 2017, she failed to notify the Chautauqua County Department of Health & Human Services that she was receiving Social Security income. This unreported income allowed for Vincent to receive $2,686.50 in unentitled benefits. Vincent will appear in Jamestown City Court later.

¯ Melissa Williams, 44, of Jamestown was charged with three counts of fourth-degree welfare fraud, first-degree offering a false instrument for filing, misuse of food stamps and fourth-degree grand larceny. Williams taken into custody Tuesday after an investigation found that from June 2016 to Nov. 30, 2016, she failed to notify the county that she was employed and receiving income. This unreported income allowed for Williams to receive $1,180 in unentitled benefits. William will in appear in Jamestown City Court later.

¯ Shawn Brewer, 48, of Westfield was charged with five counts of fourth-degree welfare fraud, first-degree offering a false instrument for filing, misuse of food stamps and fourth-degree grand larceny. Brewer was taken into custody Tuesday after it was learned that from March 2016 to March 31, 2017, he failed to notify the county that he was receiving income from his online Ebay stores. This unreported income allowed for Brewer to receive $1,765 in unentitled benefits.

¯ James Gleason , 34, of Little Valley was charged with fourth-degree welfare fraud, first-degree offering a false instrument for filing, misuse of food stamps and fourth-degree grand larceny. Gleason was taken into custody Thursday after it was alleged that between July 1, 2015, to Oct. 31, 2015, he failed to notify the county that he was employed and receiving income. This unreported income allowed for Gleason to receive $1,412 in unentitled benefits. Gleason is scheduled to appear in Jamestown City Court later.

WESTFIELD POLICE DEPARTMENT

¯ An 18-year-old Dunkirk resident was charged with second-degree menacing, fourth-degree criminal mischief and second-degree harassment. Police were called Wednesday at 3:40 p.m. to 65 Cass St. in the village of Westfield for a domestic dispute between a male and female involving a knife. An investigation found that the 18-year-old had allegedly broken a child’s height chair and pushed the female victim against a wall inside the apartment. A concerned neighbor attempted to intervene, at which time the 18-year-old pulled a knife on the neighbor. The Dunkirk resident was taken into custody and transported to Chautauqua County for centralized arraignment.

JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT

¯ Shawn L. Washington Jr., 33, of Jamestown was charged with third-degree assault. Officers responded Thursday at 12:05 p.m. to Prendergast Avenue for a reported assault. Officers were advised that Washington allegedly assaulted a 32-year-old victim at the residence. The victim was found to have a lacerated lip, bloody nose and swelling on the top of the head. Washington was taken into custody and held for arraignment.

¯ Christopher E. Dellahoy, 30, of Cherry Creek was charged with second-degree criminal mischief, third-degree criminal possession of a weapon, second-degree menacing and second-degree harassment. Officers responded to Valley Street on Thursday at 8:03 a.m. for a criminal mischief complaint. A victim said Dellahoy displayed a baseball bat in a threatening manner, damaged property and harassed the victim. Dellahoy also reportedly threw the bat at the victim’s car, causing damage. Dellahoy was found a short distance away and taken into custody. He was held for arraignment.

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