Area Police Reports


ELLERY-Gary L. Hannold II, 38, of Ellery, was charged with leaving the scene of a property damage accident, moving from lane unsafely, felony driving while intoxicated, DWI per se and endangering the welfare of a child. At approximately 12:30 a.m., deputies responded to a report of a loud noise on Dutch Hollow Road. Upon investigation, it was determined that Hannold’s vehicle had left the roadway and struck a guard rail. Hannold was located a short distance away and taken into custody for processing. He will appear in Ellery Court at a later date.


A 17-year-old female was charged Sunday with fourth-degree criminal mischief. At approximately 3:15 p.m., officers responded to 8 Bowen St. for a disorderly 17-year-old female. Officers arrived on the scene and learned that the teenager had punched a glass picture frame and threw a remote control, causing both items to break during a domestic incident. She was taken into custody and transported to city jail where she is pending arraignment.


Jonathan DeJesus, 19, and Raymond Nieves, 35, both of Jamestown, were charged on Jan. 28 with petit larceny. Police were called to Wegmans in West Ellicott for two males who reportedly stole property from the store. Both males were issued appearance tickets and will appear in Ellicott Court at a later date.


Kevin L. Hardee, 17, of Dunkirk, was charged Saturday with petit larceny, unlawful possession of marijuana and four counts of fifth-degree possession of stolen property. At approximately 6 p.m., police were dispatched to Olympia Sports in the Village Center Plaza for a larceny in progress. Before officers arrived, it is alleged that Hardee fled the scene with a stolen pair of Timberland boots. Hardee was located a short distance away. He was committed to Chautauqua County Jail and will appear in Busti Court at a later date.