Area Police Reports
ELLICOTT POLICE DEPARTMENT
Joshua C. Burger, 27, of School Street, Panama, was charged with aggravated harassment. Burger was issued an appearance ticket stemming from an incident that occurred on April 23. He will be in court at a later date.
Alisha P. Zuck, 24, of East Main Street, Jamestown, was charged with second-degree forgery. Zuck was taken into custody stemming from an incident that occurred on April 23. She was arraigned in Ellicott Court and remanded to Chautauqua County Jail without bail. Zuck will be back in court at a later date.
Christopher P. Pickering, 28, of Elmwood Avenue, Falconer, was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, forged inspection, inadequate headlights and unlawful possession of marijuana. Officers on Monday stopped a vehicle for inadequate headlights and found Pickering to be in possession of marijuana and driving on a suspended license. He was arraigned in Ellicott Court and remanded to County Jail.
LAKEWOOD-BUSTI POLICE DEPARTMENT
Brandon M. Anderson, 26, of Willard Street, Jamestown, was served with a bench warrant for failure to pay fines in Busti Court for driving while intoxicated and disorderly conduct. Anderson, who is in County Jail on unrelated charges, will be in court at a later date.
Lynn A. Terry, of Jamestown, was charged with petit larceny. Police learned Terry allegedly stole $205 in cash from various registers while an employee at Sears. She was issued an appearance ticket and will be in court at a later date.
Jennifer C. Jervah, 23, and Nickolas K. Lamb, 24, both of Panama, were charged with petit larceny and endangering the welfare of a child. Jervah and Lamb were caught on Friday shoplifting $29.16 worth of merchandise from Wal-Mart on Fairmount Avenue with a child in their cart, police said. Both were issued appearance tickets and will be in court a later date.
CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
PORTLAND – Michael Dimmer, 56, of Fredonia, was charged with driving while intoxicated common law, DWI per se with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or greater, failure to keep right and driving too slowly. Deputies on Sunday observed a vehicle eastbound on Route 20 swerving within its lane and driving at a low speed. Dimmer was found to be intoxicated. He was released with traffic tickets and will be in Portland Court at a later date.
POMFRET – Daniel L. Kessler, 26, of Fredonia, was charged with two counts of fourth-degree criminal mischief, endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment. Deputies on Saturday at 9 a.m. responded to a report of a disturbance. Kessler allegedly struck an individual and damaged property at the residence. He was arraigned in Pomfret Court.
RIPLEY – Brandon L. Murphy, 18, was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief. Deputies on Friday responded to a report of a disorderly person. Police learned Murphy allegedly damaged property that did not belong to him. He was taken into custody without incident and arraigned. Murphy was transported to Chautauqua County Jail.
JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT
Tina M. Harmon, 42, was charged with second-degree criminal trespass. Officers on Friday responded to Linwood Avenue for an unknown female who had walked into the victim’s house. The female suspect left on foot and was located by police a short distance later. Harmon was transported to Jamestown City Jail and was being held pending arraignment.
Hector O. Ojeda, 25, was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief. Officers on Sunday were called to Falconer Street for a report of a male and female arguing. Once on location, officers heard a window get smashed and yelling. Ojeda was later located and transported to WCA Hospital for a small cut on his hands and later city jail. He was awaiting arraignment.
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
JAMESTOWN – Colleen Harrison, 42, was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated. Harrison on Saturday was stopped on East Second Street for driving erratically. After failing several sobriety tests, Harrison was taken into custody and provided a breath sample of .22 percent. She was processed, issued tickets and released to a sober individual.
FREDONIA – Michael P. Monroe, 19, and James D. Sidon, 18, both of Warren, Pa., were charged with unlawful possession of marijuana. Monroe was stopped for speeding on Route 20 in Sheridan and was found to be in possession of 21 grams of marijuana and two pipes with residue. Sidon was found to be in possession of 2 grams of marijuana. Both were issued appearance tickets.