Area Police Reports

CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

GERRY-Riley Sheldon, 21, of Jamestown, was charged Tuesday with following too close. At approximately 8:42 a.m., Sheldon was reportedly traveling southbound on Route 60 and ran into the rear of another vehicle that was stopped in traffic. Sheldon’s vehicle allegedly pushed the second vehicle into a third vehicle. Route 60 was closed for a short time while the accident scene was cleaned up. All three operators were uninjured.

DEPEW-Michael D. Eberle, 30, of Depew, was charged Friday with petit larceny, fraudulent receipt of benefits (MISD) and misuse of food stamps. At approximately 10:25 a.m., Eberle was taken into custody for allegedly failing to report income/employment benefits to the Chautauqua County Department of Social Services. This unreported income allowed Eberle to receive $1,019.15 in unentitled benefits from Nov. 16, 2011 to Jan. 21, 2012. Eberle is scheduled to appear in Jamestown Court at a later date.

JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT

Nathan A. Caylor, 23, was charged Tuesday with second-degree criminal contempt, violation of probation warrant, resisting arrest and disorderly conduct. At approximately 5:16 p.m., officers responded to 10 Lake St. on a tip that Caylor was there in violation of a probation warrant that ordered him to stay away from that residence. Upon arrival, officers observed Caylor running out the back door, leading to a long foot pursuit that ended on Baker and Williams streets. Caylor was transported to the city jail.

ELLICOTT POLICE

DEPARTMENT

Nichol L. Keller, 37, of Jamestown, was charged Monday with petit larceny and endangering the welfare of a child. At approximately 5:50 p.m., police were dispatched to K-Mart for a shoplifter that was being held by loss prevention officers. Police determined that Keller allegedly stole $35 worth of merchandise from the store without paying for it. Keller also had her 10-year-old son with her while stealing the merchandise. She will appear in Ellicott Court at a later date.

CATTARAUGUS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

ASHFORD-Elaine M. Monnin, 33, of West Valley, was charged with third-degree burglary, second-degree criminal trespass and fourth-degree criminal mischief. At approximately 7:37 p.m., deputies responded to a report from a homeowner that someone had broken into the home through a window and had brought numerous possessions inside including a large dog. There was also damage to two doors and a large mess inside. Deputies were able to identify Monnin by using numerous papers and pay stubs that were found inside. Monnin was located at her home, charged and remanded to Cattaraugus County Jail on $5,000 bail.

CARROLLTON-Paul D. Rader, 42, of Limestone, was charged Saturday with criminal obstruction of breathing, third-degree assault, third degree criminal mischief and second-degree unlawful imprisonment. At approximately 7:30 p.m., deputies took Rader into custody following an incident in Carrollton. No further details were released. He was remanded to Cattaraugus County Jail and will appear in court at a later date.

OLEAN-Katherine A. Hayes, 27, of Olean, was charged Sunday with violation of probation warrant. At approximately 9:28 a.m., deputies took Hayes into custody on a violation of a probation warrant issued by the Cattaraugus County Supreme Court. She was transported to the Cattaraugus County Jail to await arraignment.

OLEAN-Nicholas S. Cossairt, 25, of Olean, was charged Sunday with violation of probation. At approximately 1:38 p.m., deputies took Cossairt into custody on a violation of a probation warrant issued by the Cattaraugus County Supreme Court. He was transported to the Cattaraugus County Jail to await arraignment.