Area Police Reports


CHAUTAUQUA – Douglas A. Swan, 46, of Snug Harbor Road, Mayville, was charged at 9:05 p.m. on Monday with forcible touching. Deputies investigated a forcible touching incident that occurred on Plank Road. Police allege Swan did touch a female by grabbing her buttocks and genital area. He was issued an appearance ticket to be in court at a later date.

SILVER CREEK – Richie A. Thompson Jr., 21, of Howard Street, was charged at 2:15 p.m. on Tuesday with unlawful possession of marijuana. Deputies were investigating a possible narcotics complaint on Howard Street in Silver Creek when Thompson was allegedly found to be in possession of a small quantity of marijuana and smoking pipes. He was issued appearance tickets to be in Silver Creek Court a later date.



Larry A. Bryant, 61, of Keller Road, Ashville, was charged at 10:27 p.m. on Tuesday with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se and less than two lighted taillamps. Officers on patrol on West Fairmount Avenue observed a vehicle with a taillamp out. Bryant was identified as the driver and allegedly found to be intoxicated. He was taken into custody and was scheduled to be in Busti Court at a later date.