Area Police Reports
LAKEWOOD-BUSTI POLICE DEPARTMENT
¯ LAKEWOOD — A Jamestown man observed doing “donuts” in the parking lot of an East Fairmount Avenue business in Lakewood is facing drunken driving charges.
Officers with the Lakewood-Busti Police Department observed the vehicle violation around 9:45 p.m. Saturday in the parking lot in front of TJ Maxx, 279 E. Fairmount Ave.
The driver was identified as 24-year-old Gerald B. Conrad. An investigation found that the Durant Avenue man had a blood-alcohol content above 0.08%.
Conrad was processed on charges of driving while intoxicated, DWI with a BAC of 0.08% or more and failure to signal stopping. He was issued tickets to appear in Busti Town Court later.
JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT
¯ Michael R. Degolier, 35, of Jamestown, was charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se and moving from lane unsafely. Officers observed a crash around 10 p.m. Friday in the area of Forest Avenue near Lilac Lane. No injuries were reported, and the driver, identified as Degolier stated that he had struck a parked car. Degolier was later determined to be intoxicated. He was transported to Jamestown City Jail without incident.
¯ Michael D. Krause, 27, of Jamestown, was charged with two counts of second-degree criminally using drug paraphernalia. Kyle N. Lewis, 29, of Jamestown, was charged with two counts of second-degree criminally using drug paraphernalia, two counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, and third- and fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Officers stopped a vehicle at 1:57 a.m. Saturday in the area of Forest and Prather avenues for numerous traffic violations. The driver was identified as Krause and and the passenger as Lewis. Officers reported observing various drug paraphernalia and open alcohol containers. A search of the vehicle reportedly turned up a quantity of methamphetamine and fentanyl along with digital scales and drug packaging materials. At the jail, Lewis was also allegedly found with meth, fentanyl compound, morphine and buprenorphine. Krause was released with appearance tickets.