Area Police Reports
-JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT
¯ Kelvin O. Thomas, 38, of Jamestown, was charged with aggravated criminal contempt, first-degree criminal contempt, aggravated family offense and third-degree assault. Officers responded at 6:30 p.m. Saturday to Winsor Street for a domestic violence incident. It was found that Thomas allegedly violated an order of protection and struck another person in the face. Thomas was taken into custody and transported to Jamestown City Jail.
¯ Joshua M. Eddy, 33, of Jamestown, was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief, resisting arrest and second-degree obstructing governmental administration. Officers responded at 6:50 p.m. June 10 to Broadhead Avenue for a reported domestic incident. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the victim who stated that Eddy broke a window and left. Eddy was later located and taken into custody.
¯ Marcos Reyes, 19, of Jamestown, was charged with false personation and second-degree obstructing governmental administration. Officers at midnight on Saturday observed a male fitting the description of a person involved in a burglary hiding behind a building on Monroe Street. The male led officers on a foot pursuit, and once caught gave officers a false name several times. The male was identified as Reyes and transported to Jamestown City Jail.
¯ Percival Rodgers, 24, of Jamestown, was charged with second-degree criminal trespass, second-degree harassment and endangering the welfare of a child. Geneva Bell, 24, of Jamestown, was charged with second-degree criminal trespass and second-degree harassment. Officers responded at 1:33 p.m. Sunday to a neighbor dispute on Lafayette Street. It was learned that Rodgers and Bell got into a confrontation with one of the apartment tenants, entering without permission and allegedly threatening bodily harm. The incident took place in front of a child. The pair was taken into custody.
¯ Alyssa J. Ryan, 20, of Jamestown, was charged with third-degree criminal mischief. Officers responded at 4:40 p.m. Sunday to a domestic incident on the south side of the city. It was determined that Ryan allegedly damaged property during the dispute. She was taken into custody without incident and transported to Jamestown City Jail.
LAKEWOOD-BUSTI POLICE DEPARTMENT
¯ Selwyn T. Goodlow, 46, of Jamestown, was charged with second-degree criminal impersonation, second-degree aggravated unlicensed operator and speed in zone. Officers stopped a vehicle at 1:20 a.m. Saturday on Route 394 in Busti for speeding. The driver reportedly gave officers a false name multiple times to conceal an active warrant and suspended driver’s license. Goodlow was issued tickets to appear in Busti Town Court later.
¯ Matthew R. Holtz, 36, of Jamestown, was charged with petit larceny. Officers were called to Walmart at 9:31 p.m. June 8 for an alleged “tag switching” incident in which Holtz reportedly removed the sticker for a 5-inch planter and placed it on a $69 mechanic tool set. Holtz then ran up the tool set at $2.88. Holtz was later taken into custody and released with a ticket to appear in Busti Town Court. He has been restricted from entering Walmart in the future.
CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
¯ FRENCH CREEK — Adam M. Mertins, 28, of Montrose, Pa., was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument. Moriah L. Hughes, 29, of Montrose, Pa., was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Deputies responded at 4:23 p.m. Monday to Old Road in the town of French Creek for a suspicious situation. An investigation found that Mertins was allegedly in possession of bath salts and a hypodermic instrument. Hughes was found with Xanax. Both will appear in French Creek Town Court later.
¯ POMFRET — Daniel H. Hornburg, 40, of Stockton, was charged with driving while ability impaired by use of drugs, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and moving from lane unsafely. Deputies were called at 2:35 a.m. Monday to check a vehicle in the ditch on Fredonia Stockton Road in the town of Pomfret. Hornburg, the driver, was allegedly found to be impaired by drugs. He is scheduled to appear in Pomfret Town Court later.