Area Police Reports


¯ Nathaniel D. Hollins Jr., 28, of Jamestown was charged with second-degree criminal contempt. Officers conducted a warrant check Monday at 10 p.m. on Liberty Street. Hollins, who was observed inside the home, had multiple warrants out of the city. Hollins exited the residence and was taken into custody. He was also found to have a valid stay away order of protection against him from a female that was in the residence.

¯ Daniel D. Sansom, 34, of Jamestown was charged with driving too slow, no/inadequate muffler, improper/no signal, driving while ability impaired by drugs/alcohol combination, resisting arrest and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Officers stopped a vehicle at 1:30 a.m. on Wednesday in the parking lot of a convenience store on North Main Street. Sansom was taken into custody following an investigation. Police said he struggled and resisted arrest, but was later transported to Jamestown City Jail. While at the jail, he reportedly refused to submit to a chemical breath test to determine the alcohol or drug content of his blood. Sansom was held for arraignment.


¯ Hans Block, 68, of Sugar Grove, Pa., was charged with failure to yield the right of way at a stop sign. Deputies responded Tuesday at 7:54 p.m. to a crash in the town of Kiantone between a pickup truck and motorcycle. An investigation determined that Block failed to yield to a 22-year-old Warren, Pa., resident on a motorcycle. The Warren man was transported to UPMC Chautauqua for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

¯ FORESTVILLE — Jaralyn E. Majak, 30, of Westfield was charged with second-degree burglary. Deputies responded Tuesday at 1:50 p.m. to a Forestville address for a report of a burglary in progress. Deputies learned Majak allegedly entered the home without permission. She was taken to jail for arraignment and is scheduled to appear in Hanover Town Court later.


¯ Mark G. Watson, 29, of West Ellicott was charged with second-degree criminal contempt. Officers were called at 4:45 p.m. on Tuesday to an address on Fredrick Boulevard for a possible domestic incident. An investigation found that verbal dispute occurred between Watson and a female at the residence. It was also learned Watson had been issued an order of protection to stay away from the residence. Watson was found a short distance away and was transported to Chautauqua County Jail.


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