City Drug Dealer Receives Two-Year Sentence

MAYVILLE-A Jamestown man convicted of criminal sale and possession of drugs was sentenced Tuesday to 2 years in state prison and 1of post-release supervision.

Gregory E. Darling, 55, who turned himself into the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office in 2011 after being featured on the county’s Most Wanted list, was wanted on outstanding grand jury warrants charging him with two counts of third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance and two counts of third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Darling allegedly sold quantities of cocaine in Ellicott. The charges were the result of an investigation by the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force.

Another recent sentence included Zachiel L. Fields, 34, of Jamestown, sentenced to 1 year determinate in jail for violation of probation, consecutive with 6 months in jail for a second violation of probation.

Fields was charged with second-degree criminal possession of marijuana in October 2012 after Jamestown Police Department investigators, the Department of Homeland Security and the New York State Police Criminal Narcotics Enforcement Team raided his home at 615 N. Main St. He was found to be in possession of 8 pounds of marijuana and a large quantity of cash.

Other recent sentences included Robin Smith, 40, of Jamestown, sentenced to 105 days in jail, a $2,000 fine and 5 years probation for felony driving while intoxicated.

Russell G. Bartlett, 36, of Jamestown, was sentenced to 5 years probation for fourth-degree grand larceny.

  • Mark Schulenberg, 30, of Dunkirk, was sentenced to 1to 4 years in state prison for fourth-degree grand larceny, consecutive with 6 months in jail for petit larceny.
  • Bianca Mojica, 21, of Dunkirk, was sentenced to time served and 5 years probation for second-degree attempted assault.
  • Richard Patterson, 22, of Brocton, was sentenced to 2-6 years in state prison for third-degree burglary.
  • Steven D. Douglas, 25, of Buffalo, was sentenced to 5 years probation for fifth-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance.
  • Mark Smith, 39, of Brooklyn, was sentenced to 3 years probation for seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.