Man Who Rammed Tow Truck Charged

A Jamestown man who police say rammed his vehicle into a tow truck attempting to reposes it was jailed late Tuesday.

Police took 30-year-old Christopher E. Dellahoy into custody after responded at 11:32 p.m. to 239 Newton Ave. for a reported fight. Officers learned that Dellahoy intentionally crashed his Ford pickup truck into the tow truck.

Dellahoy also reported harassed the driver of the tow truck before fleeing into a nearby home.

The city man was located hiding the home’s crawl space where he “became belligerent and failed to comply with officers’ commands,” JPD said in a statement Wednesday.

Dellahoy was eventually transported to Jamestown City Jail, where he was found in possession of methamphetamine. He is facing charges of third- and fourth-degree criminal mischief, aggravated family offense, second-degree reckless endangerment, second-degree harassment, second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, resisting arrest, obstructing governmental administration, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, leaving the scene of a property damage accident, improper plates, unsafe starting and operating without insurance.