Area Police Reports


Shawn Carlson, 34, of Case Avenue, was charged at 10:21 p.m. on Sunday with second-degree obstructing governmental administration, second-degree harassment and resisting arrest. Officers responded to Case Avenue for a domestic incident in progress. Police learned Carlson allegedly pushed a victim inside the residence. Carlson fled the scene but was located a short time later. He allegedly resisted arrest and was later arraigned in Busti Court and remanded to Chautauqua County Jail. Lakewood-Busti was assisted by Ellicott police and the Sheriff’s Office.


Gregory D. Myers, 38, was charged at 1:42 a.m. on Monday with driving while intoxicated, failure to keep right, improper right turn, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operator and aggravated driving while intoxicated. A vehicle was observed failing to keep right on Tiffany Avenue and failing to keep right during a turn. Myers was stopped and later found to be intoxicated. He was transported to Jamestown City Jail where he was found to have a suspended driver’s license. Myers was awaiting arraignment.

Kelly L. Lopez, 34, was charged at 9 p.m. on Sunday with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. Officers were dispatched to Newland Avenue for a reported assault complaint. During their investigation, Lopez allegedly became disorderly and began to shout obscenities, causing a public disturbance. Lopez was taken into custody, during which time she resisted arrest.


Scott M. Williams, 32, of East James Street, Falconer, was charged with third-degree assault and endangering the welfare of a child. Police investigated an incident on July 12 where Child Protective Services was doing a home visit for the well being of a child. Police were dispatched for a disorderly person and found Williams used excessive force on his son. A warrant was issued and Williams was later remanded to Chautauqua County Jail.

Charles A. Washington, 28, was charged on Saturday with second-degree criminal contempt. Police were on routine patrol and observed a vehicle speeding on Route 60. Police conducted a traffic stop and found Washington violated a valid order of protection with the driver. He was taken into custody and remanded to County Jail following arraignment. The driver was issued a traffic ticket for speeding.

Alyssa R. Payne, 22, of Buffalo Street, Jamestown, was charged on Saturday with petit larceny. Police were called to K-Mart on Fairmount Avenue for a shoplifting complaint. Payne allegedly took $50 worth of merchandise without paying. She was issued an appearance ticket for Ellicott Court.

Joshua D. Doud, 31, of Jamestown, was charged on Sunday with third-degree assault and criminal obstruction of breathing. Police responded to a domestic incident. Following an investigation, Doud was found to have had a verbal argument with a victim that turned physical when he allegedly struck and choked them. He was arraigned in Ellicott Court and remanded to jail.