Area Police Reports


ELLERY – Christopher E. Dellahoy, 24, of Sinclairville was charged with resisting arrest, driving while intoxicated, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, leaving the scene of a personal injury accident and various traffic infractions Saturday. Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a single-vehicle rollover crash with possible entrapment and the vehicle still burning on Pickard Road at 1:41 a.m. Upon arrival, all occupants had exited the vehicle. Through an investigation, deputies learned that the operator was Dellahoy, who had fled the scene, police said. Dellahoy was already wanted for an outstanding warrant for violation of probation, police said. Additional units from the Sheriff’s Office and the New York State Police were called and a perimeter was established. Dellahoy was eventually located on Route 380 in the town of Stockton, police said. He resisted arrest, according to police, but was taken into custody after officers utilized a Taser. Dellahoy was taken to Chautauqua County Jail in Mayville and held.

HARMONY – Vincent J. Mardino, 33, of 9927 Route 62, Gowanda, was charged with second-degree burglary and two counts of third-degree assault Thursday. Officers learned that Mardino crawled through an open window of a residence located on Weeks Road in Panama at 7 a.m. and once inside, assaulted two occupants of the residence who were asleep in bed, police said. Mardino was an acquaintance of the female victim, police said. Both victims suffered non-life-threatening injuries and refused treatment at the scene, however later that day the male victim sought medical treatment. Mardino turned himself in and was arraigned in Town of Chautauqua Court in lieu of Harmony Court, police said. He was committed to Chautauqua County Jail in lieu of $10,000 cash/$20,000 property bail.

MAYVILLE – A 17-year-old female inmate at the Chautauqua County Jail was charged with second-degree harassment Thursday. Deputies responded to the jail after they were advised that an inmate was in the booking room being uncooperative and disruptive, police said. The inmate was advised by correctional officers to return to her holding cell and she allegedly became loud and disorderly. While she was being restrained, she was able to bite a correctional officer on the shoulder, police said. The inmate was arraigned at Mayville Village Court and bail was set at $250 cash/$500 property.

FORESTVILLE – Mark R. Kirkland, 53, of 11108 Quarry Road, Forestville, was charged with second-degree harassment Thursday. Deputies responded to an altercation at 10:50 p.m. Kirkland had grabbed a victim by the shirt and thrown them into a vehicle, police said. A witness jumped on Kirkland and brought him to the ground, police said. The victim entered the house and upon exiting, Kirkland allegedly hit the victim in the back of the head. He will appear in Town of Hanover Court at a later date.


Patrick S. Hill, 22, of Jamestown was charged with second-degree obstructing governmental administration, resisting arrest and unnecessary noise while Angel M. Kuhn, 18, of Jamestown was charged with second-degree obstructing governmental administration Saturday. Officers were dispatched to the area of West Ninth Street and Cherry Street at 2:17 a.m. for a report of a large group fighting. Upon arrival, officers observed Hill in the street yelling and attempting to walk away from the area. Officers advised Hill to stop at which point he fled on foot into 50 W. Ninth St. where he attempted to shut the door on officers, police said. Hill allegedly began to physically resist officers as they attempted to place him into custody. As officers were attempting to take Hill into custody, Kuhn allegedly jumped on the back of an officer in an attempt to prevent the arrest. Both subjects were transported to Jamestown City Jail and held for arraignment.


PLEASANT – John Michael Childs, 18, of Warren, Pa., was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia Thursday. Officers conducting a traffic stop on Route 62 at 10:56 p.m. found Childs to be in possession of drug paraphernalia.


Jason L. Smith, 30, of Salamanca was charged with second-degree harassment and second-degree criminal trespassing Tuesday at 10:47 a.m. following an incident in the city.

Carley A. Ott, 22, of Salamanca was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief and criminal obstructing of breathing or blood circulation Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. following an incident in the city.

Logan C. Weatherby, 19, of Salamanca was charged with a violation of an order of protection Wednesday at 9:32 p.m. following an incident in the city.

Steven Riley, 45, of 329 W. Main St., Falconer, was taken into custody on two bench warrants for failure to pay fines and restitution Sept. 6 at 10:30 a.m. Riley was arraigned in Salamanca City Court.

Megan Cooper, 25, of 712 Wildwood Ave., Salamanca was taken into custody on a bench warrant out of Hamburg Town Court on Sept. 6 at 6:08 p.m. She was taken to Springville and turned over to Hamburg police.