PORTLAND - James Seavy, Jr., 48, of Route 20, Portland was charged with unlawful possession of marihuana on Monday, Feb. 25.
According to the sheriff's office, deputies were speaking with Seavy regarding an unrelated incident when it was allegedly discovered Seavy was in possession of a small amount of marihuana around 10:30 p.m. Seavy was issued an appearance ticket and will answer the charge in Portland Town Court on a later date.
HARMONY - Kenneth W. Brightman, 26, of S. Erie St., Mayville was charged with third-degree assault due to an incident on Thursday, Feb. 28 around 3:15 p.m.
According to the sheriff's office, Brightman was charged on Sunday, March 3 after an alleged incident on Panama Bear Lake Road in the Town of Harmony. It is alleged Brightman struck someone in the face causing injury. Brightman was issued an appearance ticket and will answer the charge in Harmony Town Court at a later date.
PORTLAND - Joseph Kuntz, 27, of Ellicott Rd., Portland was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance on Monday, March 4.
According to the sheriff's office, Kuntz was charged after he was allegedly found to be in possession of a controlled substance at an address on Ellicott Road in Portland around 3 p.m. Kuntz was issued an appearance ticket and will answer the charge in Portland Town Court.