Area Police Reports

CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

RIPLEY – Miranda N. Natcher, 21, of Ripley was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny, unlawful imprisonment, criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation and second-degree harassment Thursday. Deputies were called to an address on State Street for a report of a domestic dispute. Natcher was charged following an investigation. She was arraigned in Town of Westfield Court and remanded to Chautauqua County Jail in lieu of bail. She is scheduled to answer to the charges in Ripley Town Court at a later date.

CATTARAUGUS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

SALAMANCA – Joshua J. Hahn, 22, of 8729 W. Bucktooth Run Road, Salamanca, was charged at 10:48 p.m. on Tuesday with driving while intoxicated, aggravated DWI with a blood alcohol content greater than .18 percent, unlawful fleeing of a police officer in a motor vehicle, speed in zone, turning without using a signal, failure to stop for a stop sign and failure to yield to an emergency vehicle. Sheriff’s deputies attempted to stop Hahn on East Bucktooth Run Road, Salamanca and when he refused to stop, led police on a brief chase. Deputies were able to get him stopped and he was taken into custody. Hahn was taken to the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office for processing and is due back in the Town of Salamanca Court at a later date.

RANDOLPH – David E. Roberts, 40, of 3109 Chautauqua Road, Sinclairville, was charged at 9:15 p.m. on Wednesday, on a warrant issued from Cattaraugus County Family Court charging him with violating Article 4 of the Family Court Act. He was arraigned in Randolph Town Court and remanded to the Cattaraugus County Jail in lieu of $5,000.

SALAMANCA POLICE DEPARTMENT

Felicia Buffalo, 23, of 7 Newton Farm Road, was charged with endangering the welfare of a child and fourth-degree criminal mischief on Oct. 6 at 12:19 a.m. Buffalo was given an appearance ticket for Salamanca City Court on Oct. 9.

A 17-year-old female was charged with second-degree aggravated harassment on Oct. 16 at 4:35 p.m. She was set to appear in Salamanca City Court.

James E. Brown, 42, of Salamanca was charged with second-degree harassment on Oct. 18 at 12:37 a.m. Police allege that Brown had no legitimate reason to use force against another person. He was held pending arraignment.

A 17-year-old Salamanca male was taken into custody on Oct. 16 at 9:32 a.m. on a bench warrant for failure to appear. He was arraigned and released to return at a later date.

David Knoxsah, 24, of Salamanca was charged with disorderly conduct following a complaint in the city on Oct. 16 at 10:30 p.m. Knoxsah was issued an appearance ticket for Salamanca City Court at a later date.

Shelley R. Atkins, 56, of 149 Broad St., Salamanca, was charged with driving while intoxicated and aggravated DWI blood alcohol content .18 percent or higher Oct. 12 at 1:41 a.m. Atkins was given an appearance ticket for Salamanca City Court.

Milton McNicholas, 73, of 307 Wildwood Ave., Salamanca, was charged with possessing a sexual performance by a child Oct. 9 at 9:46 a.m. The charge stems from a July 2012 incident. McNicholas was arraigned and sent to Cattaraugus County Jail in lieu of $10,000 bail.

Wayne R. Gilman, 66, of 307 Wildwood Ave., Salamanca, was charged with possessing a sexual performance by a child and promoting an obscene sexual performance by a child Oct. 9 at 9:46 a.m. The charges stem from a July 2012 incident. Gilman was arraigned and sent to Cattaraugus County Jail in lieu of $10,000 bail.

A 17-year-old female was charged with second-degree harassment Oct. 9 at 12:49 p.m. The charge stems from an Oct. 5 incident.

Zachary Richardson, 20, of Kill Buck, was charged with public lewdness Oct. 7 at 12:14 p.m. Richardson was processed and released with an appearance ticket for Salamanca City Court at a later date.

Robert Jodush, 65, of Salamanca was charged with second-degree aggravated harassment Oct. 7 at 2 p.m. Jodush was processed and released with an appearance ticket for Salamanca City Court at a later date.

Brian Shosek, 25, of Salamanca was charged with third-degree menacing and second-degree criminal trespassing Oct. 7 at 4 p.m. Shosek was processed and released with an appearance ticket for Salamanca City Court at a later date.

Jeremy Thompson, 26, of Nedrow was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and speeding Oct. 7 at 9:11 p.m. Thompson was processed and released after posting $250 bail.