MAYVILLE - Jason Adams, 39, of Mahanna Rd., Bemus Point was charged with driving while intoxicated, aggravated DWI and consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle on Saturday, Sept. 15.
According to the sheriff's office, deputies responded to a possible intoxicated person in their vehicle at the Chautauqua Lake Central School parking lot around 7:15 p.m. Upon arrival and further investigation, it was determined Adams was allegedly intoxicated and drinking alcohol on school property in his vehicle with the engine running. Adams was arrested and will appear in Chautauqua Town Court on a later date.
MAYVILLE - Suanne Carroll, 54, Eric Courtier, 23, and Robin Johnson-Dearing, 19, all of Valley St., Mayville were charged with unlawful possession of marijuana and Courtier was also charged with unlawful growing of marijuana on Thursday, Sept. 27.
According to the sheriff's department, deputies allegedly harvested a small amount of marijuana growing on a property on Valley St., Mayville on Monday, July 16. After an investigation was completed, Carroll, Courtier and Johnson-Dearing were arrested on Sept. 27 around 11 a.m. All three are to appear in Chautauqua Town Court on a later date.
CHAUTAUQUA - Roxanne S. Terry, 46, of Erie, Pa., was committed to the Chautauqua County Jail on charges of impeding traffic, fail to keep right, fail to comply and driving while intoxicated on Friday, Sept. 28.
According to the sheriff's office, it received a complaint about an erratic operator on I-86 in the Town of Sherman. At around 6:30 p.m., a sheriff's patrol was able to locate this vehicle on Route 430 in the Town of Chautauqua. This vehicle was allegedly driving at speeds so slow the flow of traffic was being impeded, and the vehicle allegedly failed to stay on the right side of the roadway. This vehicle also allegedly failed to stop when directed to pull over. Eventually the deputy was allegedly able to stop the car and interview the driver. Upon further investigation, the driver, Terry, was charged and arraigned in Chautauqua Town Court and remanded to jail on $1,000 bail.
MAYVILLE - Jennifer Brown, 35, of Mayville was charged with improper turn, speed in zone, driving while intoxicated, aggravated DWI per se 0.18 percent blood alcohol content or higher on Saturday, Sept. 29.
According to the sheriff's office, deputies allegedly observed a vehicle make a wide right hand turn on to Valley St. around 12:30 a.m. This vehicle also was alleged to be speeding. Deputies stopped the vehicle and identified the driver Brown. Upon further investigation, Brown was taken into custody and charged. Brown was issued tickets and will appear in Chautauqua Town Court on a later date.
RIPLEY - Two 17-year-old youths were arrested on a warrant on Saturday, Sept. 29.
According to the sheriff's department, deputies and the Chautauqua County Sheriff Department's K-9 Unit picked up two 17-year-old youths who had warrants for their arrests on W. Main St., Ripley around 7 p.m. The subjects were taken into custody without incident. They were arraigned in Ripley Town Court, released and will be in court on a later date.
CHAUTAUQUA - Michael F. Mooney, 58, of Main St., North Collins was remanded to the Chautauqua County Jail on charges of Felony driving while intoxicated, Felony first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, operate out of ignition interlock restriction, leaving scene property damage accident and parking on highway on Sunday, Sept. 30.
According to the sheriff's office, deputies received a report a vehicle backed into another vehicle in the parking lot of the Lakeview Hotel in Mayville around 2:20 a.m. The vehicle description was broadcast to area officers, and the vehicle was located a short time later. The operator was allegedly identified as Mooney. Following an investigation, Mooney was allegedly found to be intoxicated and placed under arrest for DWI. Mooney allegedly has two prior DWI convictions within the preceding 10 years, making this arrest a Class D Felony. Mooney's license is also allegedly revoked for his most recent DWI conviction. Mooney's vehicle was allegedly not equipped with an ignition interlock device, in violation of a restriction. Mooney was cited, arraigned in Stockton Town Court and sent to jail without bail.
RIPLEY - Bobby J. Fowler, 29, of Ross St., Ripley was charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se, fail to maintain lane, operating motor vehicle while using portable electronic device and unregistered motor vehicle on Sunday, Sept. 30.
According to the sheriff's office, it responded to a single car motor vehicle accident on Route 5 in the Town of Ripley at around 8 p.m. After an investigation, it was alleged the operator of the vehicle was intoxicated. Fowler was taken into custody and processed at the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office in Mayville. Fowler was then charged, released to a sober party and will answer the charges in Ripley Town Court at a later date. No one was injured as a result of the crash.
FRENCH CREEK - Bryant W. Sapone, 23, of Langmore Ln., Erie, Pa., was charged with fail to stop at stop sign on Monday, Oct. 1.
According to the sheriff's office, Sapone was traveling northbound on Old Rd., in French Creek and allegedly failed to stop at the stop sign at Griffin Rd., around 7 p.m. The vehicle allegedly crossed over Griffin Rd., and struck a utility pole, breaking it in half and causing a power outage in the area. National Grid arrived on the scene to repair the pole and restore power. The driver and his passenger, Andrew Zieja, 23, of Fairview, Pa., escaped injury. Sapone was released to his parents and will appear in court on a later date.