JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT
Michael Bales, 42, was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief and third-degree assault. Police on Tuesday at 9:38 p.m. responded to Jefferson Street for a report of a domestic violence incident. After speaking to a female victim, she reported her boyfriend, Bales, allegedly pushed her down a flight of stairs and punched her in the face. The victim said Bales grabbed her cell phone while trying to call police. Bales was located, charge and transported to city jail where he is awaiting arraignment.
LAKEWOOD-BUSTI POLICE DEPARTMENT
Candy W. McBride, 36, of Barrett Avenue, was charged with failure to appear. A warrant was served on McBride, who is currently incarcerated in Chautauqua County Jail on unrelated charges. The warrant was issued after McBride failed to appear in Busti Court to answer charges of fourth-degree criminal mischief and second-degree harassment. McBride is due in court at a later date.
Caren N. Hurlburt, 27, of Chapman Street, Jamestown was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief. A female victim on Tuesday said Hurlburt scratched her vehicle while it was parked in a parking lot. The incident took place Jan. 16 at 2 p.m. A warrant was issued for Hurlburt and was issued an appearance ticket.
Joseph P. Pratt, 25, was charged with four counts of petit larceny and fourth-degree grand larceny. Police on Tuesday said they held numerous warrants for Pratt for incidents at the Lakewood Wal-Mart during the month of January. Police said Pratt stole several thousands of dollars in merchandise from the store. Pratt was in Chautauqua County jail on other charges. He is due in Busti Court for arraignment.
CATTARAUGUS COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
EAST OTTO - Roseann K. Loomis, 32, of Meyers Road, was charged with violation of parole. Police on Monday was charged after a warrant was issued from Cattaraugus County Court. She is being held in jail pending an arraignment.
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
ELLERY - Natalie Rosario, 19, of Erie, Pa., was charged with driving while intoxicated and unlawful possession of marijuana. Troopers were initially sent to a noise complaint on Greenhurst Avenue, when they observed Rosario driving with no headlights on and came to a stop in the middle of the road. Troopers charged her after she allegedly failed several field sobriety tests. A gram of marijuana also was located in the vehicle. Rosario was transported to police barracks and provided a breath sample of .12 percent. She was processed, issued tickets and released to a sober individual.
ELLICOTT - Amber Feldt, 30, of Jamestown was charged with driving while intoxicated after being pulled over on Route 394 for following a plow too closely. Feldt allegedly failed several field sobriety tests and was transported to police barracks where she provided a breath sample of .11 percent. She was processed, issued tickets and released to a sober individual.
Jennifer Hodges, 41, of Randolph was charged with three counts of second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument. Troopers on Jan. 23 interviewed a subject who said Hodges had been allegedly receiving and holding miner rights checks from a property they jointly owned. Investigation found that Hodges allegedly received the checks, forged the signatures and kept the money. She was processed and released with appearance tickets.