Area Police Reports


STOCKTON – Christopher E. Dellahoy, 24, of Stockton, was charged at 11:58 p.m. on Saturday with fourth-degree criminal mischief and two counts of second-degree obstructing governmental administration. Deputies responded to a report of a fight at a Stockton residence. Police learned Dellahoy allegedly smashed a cellphone on the pavement in the view of deputies. While being taken into custody, Dellahoy allegedly physically obstructed deputies, and after a brief struggle was secured inside a patrol car. Police said Dellahoy allegedly attempted to kick the windows out of the patrol car. He was arraigned and committed to Chautauqua County Jail.

PORTLAND – Rodney A. Austin, 26, was charged at 2:42 a.m. on Sunday with driving while intoxicated, driving while intoxicated per se and inadequate muffler. Deputies observed a vehicle on Lake Avenue with a leaking exhaust system. Austin was later found to be intoxicated and charged. He will be in Brocton Court at a later date.

PORTLAND – Fredrick S. Brown, 28, was charged at 5:56 a.m. on Sunday with driving while ability impaired by drugs, second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and moving from lane unsafely. Deputies responded to a vehicle rollover on Route 20 and said Brown left his lane and struck a parked vehicle. The collision caused Brown’s vehicle to overturn, police said. He was taken to Westfield Hospital for minor injuries and is due back in Portland Court at a later date.

FRENCH CREEK – Benjamin D. Crane, 21, was charged at 5:10 a.m. on Sunday with second-degree criminal trespassing. Deputies responded after a homeowner awoke to a subject in their residence. Police learned Crane allegedly entered the residence without the owner’s permission. Crane was detained until deputies arrived, and he was taken into custody without incident. He was arraigned in French Creek Court committed to Chautauqua County Jail.


Katherine L. Ballard, 60, was charged at 1:29 a.m. on Sunday with driving while intoxicated, blood alcohol content of .08 percent or greater and no headlamps. Officers stopped a vehicle on Harrison Street for no headlamps. Police said Ballard was later found to be intoxicated and was taken into custody where a breath test was administered. Ballard was awaiting arraignment.

Adrian Rosario-Coriano, 39, was charged at 2:51 a.m. on Sunday with failure to keep right, moving from lane unsafely, driving while intoxicated and aggravated driving while intoxicated. A vehicle was observed crossing the yellow line and striking road markings several times on East Second Street. Police said Rosario-Coriano was later found to be intoxicated and was transported to Jamestown City Jail. A breath test showed Rosario-Coriano’s blood alcohol content to be .18 percent or greater, police said.