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Area Police Reports

CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

¯ NORTH HARMONY — Robin Swanson, 39, of Falconer was charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se, speed not reasonable and moving from lane unsafely. Deputies responded Feb. 2 at 3:17 a.m. to a crash on Interstate 86 in the town of North Harmony. Swanson was taken into custody following an investigation. She is scheduled to appear in North Harmony Town Court later.

¯ POMFRET — Thomas K. Cotter, 36, of Buffalo was charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se and operating with less than two working headlights. Deputies stopped a vehicle Saturday at 8:47 p.m. for having less than two working headlights on Route 60 in the town of Pomfret. Cotter was taken into custody following an investigation. He is scheduled to appear in Pomfret Town Court later.

¯ MINA — Alvin S. Troyer, 21, of Clymer was charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se and operating with less than two working headlights. Deputies stopped a vehicle on Route 430 in the town of Mina Saturday at 11:35 p.m. Troyer was taken into custody following an investigation. He is scheduled to appear in Mina Town Court later.

¯ DUNKIRK — Robert B. Nothdurft, 42, of Dunkirk was charged with driving while intoxicated and DWI per se. Deputies responded Feb. 6 at 12:06 a.m. to a report of a suspicious vehicle at a business on Route 60 in the town of Dunkirk. Nothdurft was taken into custody following an investigation. He is scheduled to appear in Dunkirk Town Court later.

¯ POMFRET — Maria K. Sams, 26, of Dunkirk was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief and endangering the welfare of a child. Deputies responded Tuesday at 8:18 p.m. to a report of an altercation at a residence in the town of Pomfret. Sams was taken into custody following an investigation. She was taken to Chautauqua County Jail for centralized arraignment.

¯ WESTFIELD — Marc C. Brooker, 57, of Westfield was charged with second-degree criminal contempt. Members of the Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division were assisting the U.S. Postal inspectors office in Westfield. It was observed Saturday that Brooker was in a residence with a female who had a valid order of protection against him due to a prior domestic dispute. He is scheduled to appear in Westfield Village Court later.

¯ Jodi L. Semanovich, 33, of Jamestown was taken into custody Wednesday at 10:02 a.m. Deputies, along with the assistance of the Jamestown Police Department, conducted a warrant check at a residence in Jamestown. Semanovich was wanted on a charge of third-degree criminal possession of a weapon. She was taken to Chautauqua County Jail and will answer the charge at a later date.

¯ Joshua D. Pelfrey, 30, of Jamestown was taken into custody Wednesday. Deputies conducted a warrant check in the city of Jamestown on Pelfrey, who was wanted on active warrants for failure to appear on charges of first-degree criminal contempt, aggravated family offense and trespassing. Pelfrey was taken to Chautauqua County Jail and is scheduled to appear in court later.

NEW YORK STATE POLICE

¯ MAPLE SPRINGS — Christine Baca, 26, of Jamestown was charged with second-degree harassment and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation. Sheriff’s deputies and troopers responded Monday to the Maple Springs area of Route 430 for a report of a reckless driver. Baca was identified as the driver and was issued an appearance ticket after it was learned her driving privileges had been revoked. Baca also had an outstanding warrant after she allegedly threatened the lives of several individuals. She was transported by troopers to Chautauqua County Jail.

JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENTS

¯ Mary J. Myers, 47, of Jamestown was charged with second-degree menacing. Officers were dispatched Tuesday at 5:15 p.m. for a report of an harassment that took place on West Sixth Street. An investigation found that Myers allegedly threatened another person with a baseball bat. She was transported to Jamestown City Jail and released with tickets to appear in Jamestown City Court later.