Area Police Reports


POMFRET-Jesse D. Huddleston, 31, of Warren, Pa., was charged Thursday with failing to keep right, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon. At approximately 6:49 p.m., deputies responded to a property damage car accident on Route 60 in Pomfret. After a brief investigation, it was determined that one of the drivers-Huddleston-had a suspended driver’s license. Huddleston was also allegedly in possession of a collapsible baton. Moreover, he had an outstanding warrant from Lakewood-Busti Police Department and was turned over to th Lakewood-Busti Police Department.

VILLENOVA-Jane Schimek, 20, of Cherry Creek was transported to Lakeshore Hospital Friday after sustaining injuries in a car accident on South Dayton Silver Creek Road in Villenova. At approximately 2:46 p.m., deputies responded to the accident and determined that Schimek was traveling southbound on South Dayton Silver Creek Road when she lost control of her vehicle and traveled onto the shoulder of the road. The vehicle then struck a large tree, rolled onto its side and came to rest against a barn. Schimek had non life-threatening injuries.

POMFRET-Jennica Hawley, 21, of Dewittville was charged Saturday with driving while intoxicated. At approximately 3:08 a.m., deputies observed a vehicle stopped on the side of Fredonia Stockton Road in Pomfret. Upon investigation, it was determined that the driver-Hawley-was allegedly intoxicated. Hawley refused to take a chemical breath test and was arraigned in Pomfret Court. She will appear in Pomfret Court at a later date.

POMFRET – Michael Foster, 49, of Cassadaga was charged with felony driving while intoxicated, felony aggravated unlicensed operation, refusal of breath test and failure to dim high beams on Saturday at 2:36 a.m. Chautauqua County Sheriff’s deputies stopped Foster for allegedly turning on his high beams while approaching an oncoming vehicle. Further investigation found Foster to be intoxicated, and due to his driving record, his crimes were a felony. He was arraigned in Pomfret Court and was released on his own recognizance.


Denae E. Doner, 32, and Thomas E. Dalton, 35, both of Jamestown were charged Sunday with petit larceny. At approximately 3:03 p.m., it is alleged that Doner and Dalton entered Wal-Mart together and began browsing the store. Doner brought two empty bags into the store and began filling them with miscellaneous items. Dalton used his jacket to hide some of the items inside the cart. He then left the store after purchasing cigarettes. Doner continued shopping at the “Book Nook” which is at the front of the store. Wal-Mart Loss Prevention observed her previous activity and took her to their office. Police located Dalton sitting in his vehicle in the parking lot. Both will appear in Busti Court at a later date.


KILLBUCK-Samantha J. Miller, 26, of Salamanca was charged Sunday with third-degree criminal trespass. At approximately 2:30 a.m., deputies received a report of an unruly patron who refused to leave after last call. It is alleged that the patron-Miller-became physically aggressive when an employee attempted to escort her. Miller was arraigned in Great Valley Court and remanded to Cattaraugus County Jail in lieu of $250 bail. She is scheduled to appear in Great Valley Court on Jan. 8.

SALAMANCA – Juanita Rivera, 36, of Salamanca was arrested at her residence on a bench warrant issue from Cattaraugus County Court on Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. She was transported to the Cattaraugus County Jail and held in lieu of bail.


Kevin Diaz, 19, of Jamestown was charged with second-degree criminal contempt and a bench warrant Friday at 11:09 p.m. Jamestown officers were dispatched to East Second Street for a possible underage party. Officers didn’t find a party, but did locate Diaz, who officers knew to have a valid bench warrant from Jamestown City Court. Further investigation revealed Diaz allegedly had a valid order of protect against a resident who lived at the address. He was transported to the Jamestown City Jail where he was awaiting arraignment.

Thomas DiDomenico, 29, of Jamestown was charged with driving while intoxicated, unsafe start, failure to keep right and refusal to take a pre-screen test on Saturday at 2:29 a.m. Jamestown Police officers stopped DiDomenico on Broadhead Avenue for unsafe start and failure to keep right, and upon further investigation, he was allegedly found to be intoxicated. DiDomenico was taken into custody and transported to Jamestown City Jail without incident. He refused to take a chemical breath test and was awaiting arraignment by Jamestown City Court.