Area Police Reports
CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
¯ SILVER CREEK — Chad R. Paolini, 44, of Fredonia, was charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se and speed in zone. Deputies stopped a vehicle at 8:49 p.m. Feb. 17 in Silver Creek for an alleged traffic violation. An investigation found that Paolini was reportedly operating the vehicle while intoxicated. Paolini is scheduled to appear in Hanover Town Court later.
¯ WESTFIELD — Savannah Dorsey-Carter, 21, of Ripley, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Deputies stopped a vehicle at 4:45 p.m. Monday on Route 20 in the village of Westfield for a traffic violation. Dorsey-Carter was allegedly found in possession of a quantity of methamphetamine. Dorsey-Carter is scheduled to appear in Westfield Village Court later.
¯ BROCTON — David L. McLaughlin, 51, of Brocton, was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief and second-degree harassment. Deputies responded at 11:45 p.m. Sunday to a Lake Avenue residence in Brocton for a reported altercation. It was determined McLaughlin allegedly damaged property and struck another person. McLaughlin is scheduled to appear in Portland Town Court later.
¯ RIPLEY — Mason T. Schnell, 24, of Westfield, was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs and parking on pavement. Deputies were called at 10:09 p.m. Sunday to a report of a vehicle stopped on Route 20 in the town of Ripley. An investigation found that Schnell was allegedly impaired by drugs and was taken into custody. Schnell is scheduled to appear in Ripley Town Court later.