MAYVILLE - Scott E. Hess, 46, of Elm St., Mayville was charged with failure to keep right on Tuesday, May 28.
According to the sheriff's office, Hess stated he was allegedly traveling eastbound on Whallon Street when he began to cough vigorously and then briefly lost consciousness around 8 p.m. His vehicle then allegedly drove through a lawn and struck a tree at 10 Whallon Street in the Village of Mayville. Hess was transported by a Mayville rescue unit to Westfield Memorial Hospital and then transported to Buffalo General Hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
MAYVILLE - Brooke M. Blanchard, 33, of S. Erie St., Mayville was charged with two counts of fifth-degree counts of criminal possession of stolen property on Wednesday, May 29.
According to the sheriff's office, after an investigation into several area burglaries which occurred in February 2013 on Overlook Avenue in Bemus Point, Blanchard was arrested around 1 p.m. The sheriff's office applied for and received a search warrant for Blanchard's apartment and allegedly located several stolen items taken from two residences on Overlook Avenue. Blanchard is to appear in Chautauqua Town Court on a later date to answer charges. Investigation into the Burglaries on Overlook Avenue is continuing.
PORTLAND - Alan Dejonghe, 62, of Dunkirk was charged with second-degree menacing on Wednesday, May 29.
According to the sheriff's office, Dejonghe allegedly threatened another subject with a handgun in the Van Buren area around 7:15 p.m. Dejonghe was issued an appearance ticket to appear in the Portland Town Court on a later date.
PORTLAND - Thomas C. Thompson, 44, of Portland was remanded to Chautauqua County Jail on charges of second-degree menacing on Friday, May 31
According to the sheriff's office, it is alleged Thompson menaced another individual with a pair of scissors at 7620 Felton Rd., in the Town of Portland around 9 a.m. Thompson was taken into custody and charged. Thompson was arraigned in Chautauqua Town Court due to the unavailability of Portland Town Court. Bail was set and Thompson was remanded to jail. Thompson is due to appear in Portland Town Court on a later date.
NORTH HARMONY - James G. Hall, 33, of Route 394, Ashville was remanded to Chautauqua County Jail on charges of first-degree assault, third-degree criminal mischief, second-degree menacing and endangering the welfare of a child on Saturday, June 1.
According to the sheriff's office, deputies responded to a report of an assault at 2502 Route 394 in the Town of North Harmony around 4 a.m. Following an investigation, it was learned Hall allegedly struck a 29-year-old male in the head with a shovel causing serious physical injury. Hall allegedly fled the scene on foot prior to deputies' arrival. Deputies and Lakewood-Busti Police Officers allegedly located Hall walking on Route 394 a short distance from the scene and took him into custody. The investigation revealed that prior to assault, Hall allegedly menaced a 14-year-old female by brandishing a knife. A vehicle was also allegedly damaged during the altercation. The victim was transported to WCA Hospital by the Ashville Fire Department and was transferred to an out-of-county trauma center due to the seriousness of their injury. Hall was charged, arraigned in North Harmony Town Court and remanded to jail to be held without bail.
NORTH HARMONY - Kenneth V. Shearer, III, 18, of Mayville was charged with unlawful possession of an alcoholic beverage under 21 and possession of an open container in a motor vehicle on Saturday, June 1.
According to the sheriff's office, deputies stopped a vehicle on Route 394 in the Town of North Harmony around 1:45 a.m. During the traffic stop, deputies allegedly observed an open container of alcohol in the vehicle. Through an investigation, it was discovered the bottle of alcohol allegedly belonged to Shearer. Shearer was issued an appearance ticket and will appear in North Harmony Town Court on a later date.
RIPLEY - Timothy Conklin, 60, of State St., Ripley was charged with trespass and fourth-degree criminal mischief on Monday, June 3.
According to the sheriff's office, Conklin allegedly became involved in an incident with another resident of Ripley around 9:30 p.m. During the incident, it is alleged Conklin trespassed on another person's property and became involved in a dispute. During the dispute, a flower pot was allegedly damaged. Conklin was issued appearance tickets to appear in Ripley Town Court on a later date.