Fugitive From Justice Found In City

A Jamestown woman was charged Thursday after police discovered she was a fugitive from justice.

According to the Jamestown Police Department, Sheryl L. Richards, 49, was the subject of a police street check at approximately 11:14 a.m. After officers completed a National Crime Information Center check, it was determined that Richards had an outstanding warrant from Colorado.

Richards was also in possession of Percocete pills, police said.

Richards was charged with being a fugitive from justice and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

She awaits arraignment at Jamestown City Jail.