Area Police Reports


¯ CLYMER — Two south county residents were injured after a vehicle struck a scooter around 5:30 p.m. Saturday. The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office, Clymer Fire Department and Sherman Fire Department responded to 8075 Ravlin Hill Road in the town after the incident. An investigation found that Justin Teed, 31, of Panama was traveling eastbound and struck James Troyer, 19, of Clymer who was also traveling eastbound in the road on a scooter. Troyer was transported by EMS to Hamot for non-life threatening injuries and Teed was transported to UPMC for minor injuries. No charges are pending at this time.

¯FREDONIA — A 24-year-old Dunkirk man was arrested on a warrant last week on Temple Road. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies report Irvin Reyes-Pacheco of 50 W. Second St., was was taken into custody by a Sheriff’s Deputy and Fredonia Police Officers without incident on in Fredonia. His arrest was the result of an investigation by detectives and investigators from the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force and a pair of criminal sale of a controlled substance charges. He was taken to the Chautauqua County Jail where he was held until he could be arraigned in County Court. Mr. Reyes-Pacheco was arraigned a in County Court and released.


¯ PANAMA — A domestic dispute on Thursday has led to the arrest of a town woman. State Police in Jamestown charged Kendra Raynor, 31, with fourth-degree criminal mischief after they responded to a residence in Panama for a report of a domestic dispute. An investigation revealed that during an argument, Raynor threw the victim’s cell phone at the floor, causing it to break and rendering it completely inoperable. Raynor was placed under arrest, transported to Jamestown and processed. Raynor was then transported to the Chautauqua County Jail.

¯ A Fredonia man whose vehicle contained Ecstasy pills and marijuana, is facing charges after being stopped on Thursday. State Police in Jamestown charged Philip Whitfield, 27, with fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, fourth-degree criminal possession of marijuana and second-degree unlawful possession of marijuana. A vehicle in which Whitfield was riding drove through a road check on Route 60 in Jamestown and while speaking to the occupants, the troopers smelled marijuana emanating from inside the vehicle. Upon searching the vehicle, the Troopers located a bag containing 35 Ecstasy pills, over seven ounces of marijuana, and several items used for weighing and packaging drugs, all of which were determined to be Whitfield’s.Whitfield was placed under arrest, transported to Jamestown and processed. Whitfield was issued appearance tickets and is scheduled to appear in the town of Kiantone Court next month.


¯ LAKEWOOD — Police arrested Jonathan M. Roman, 29, of Jamestown, on Saturday at 12:31 p.m. and charged him with criminally possessing a hypodermic instrument, obstruction of governmental administration in the second degree, petit larceny and criminal possession of stolen property in the fifth degree after finding him in possession of stolen property from a local business. Roman fled on foot from the officer and was taken into custody after a short foot pursuit. He was released with an appearance ticket to appear in the Town of Busti Court at a later date.

¯ LAKEWOOD –Police arrested Alex C. Peru, 28, homeless, on a warrant and charged him for criminally possessing a hypodermic instrument after finding him behin d alocal business. Police found that Peru had active warrants out of the Lakewood-Busti Police Deparrtment and the Jamestown Police Department. Peru was turned over to the Jamestown Police Department.


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