Area Police Reports
JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT
¯ Stephanie Derby, 42, no address listed, was charged with petit larceny. Officers responded at 8:10 p.m. Thursday to Dollar General on Foote Avenue for a reported shoplifting incident. A female who matched the suspect’s description was identified as Derby, who allegedly stole several items from the store. She was processed and released with an appearance ticket.
CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
¯ SHERIDAN — At around 1:01 a.m. Thursday, the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop on Route 20. The operator of the vehicle was identified as Benjamin Colon, 35, of Fredonia. Further investigation found Colon to be operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. Colon was chargedand later released to return to Sheridan town court later.