City Man Sentenced In Meth Case

MAYVILLE-The Jamestown man who was taken into custody last fall after police discovered a working meth lab in his home was sentenced Monday to 2 1/2 years in state prison and 2 years post-release supervision.

Phillip L. Reichardt, 38, was the subject of a three-week investigation that stemmed from Jamestown Police finding meth-making materials in his 19 Crossman St. residence.

He was arrested in Titusville, Pa., on Oct. 10, and charged with third-degree unlawful manufacturing of meth.

Other sentences announced Monday by Chautauqua County District Attorney David W. Foley included Montel Cooper, 26, of Dunkirk, who was sentenced to 2 years determinate in state prison and 3 years post-release supervision for third-degree attempted criminal possession of a weapon.

Cooper was involved in the April 5 shooting incident on King and Main streets in Dunkirk. The victim, a 22-year-old male Dunkirk resident, sustained non-life threatening injuries. Jamestown Police arrested Cooper at his North Main Street residence in Jamestown.

James Moreland, 55, of Dunkirk, was sentenced to 4-8 years in state prison for third-degree arson.

Moreland was charged following a fire at 6360 Route 20 in Portland.

Firefighters arrived at the multi-family home the night of May 17, 2013 to a fully-involved fire in the front of the house. No one was home at the time of the fire, but the house was declared a total loss.

The cause of the fire was ruled arson and Moreland was indicted for second- and third-degree arson on July 24, 2013.

Rodney E. Thomas, 49, of Jamestown who was sentenced to one year in jail for fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property.

Thomas was charged in January 2014 after driving a 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix that he had apparently stolen from a Jamestown car dealer.

Natalie R. Corll, 21, of Jamestown was sentenced to 5 years probation and restitution for second-degree forgery and fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property.

Corll was charged in May 2012 after making unauthorized purchases on a stolen charge card at a West Ellicott business.

Julia L. Nelson, 48, of Falconer, was sentenced to 1-3 years in state prison and 1 year license revocation for felony driving while intoxicated.

Randy Koon, 31, of Silver Creek, was sentenced to 6 months in jail and 5 years probation for fourth-degree grand larceny.

Samuel J. Cettell, 34, of Westfield, was sentenced to 5 years probation for fifth-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance.

Jason M. Tomkiewicz, 37, of Fredonia was sentenced to 5 years probation, a $5,000 fine and a 1 year license revocation for felony DWI.

Javiel Valle, 27, of Lehigh Acres, Fla., was sentenced to 45 days in jail and 5 years probation for third-degree attempted burglary.