CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
SILVER CREEK-Joshua C. Stull, 37, of Silver Creek was charged Monday with driving while intoxicated per se, DWI, aggravated DWI with a blood alcohol content of .18 percent or higher and speeding. At approximately 12:13 a.m., deputies observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed over the posted limit. Upon stopping the vehicle, deputies determined that Stull was intoxicated. Stull was taken into custody. He will appear in court at a later date.
POMFRET- Christopher Parker, 28, of Wattsburg, Pa. was charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of marijuana, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, inadequate muffler and no right side mirror on Friday at 11:16 p.m. Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies observed Parker traveling on Route 20 in Pomfret with a discernibly loud and leaking exhaust and no right sideview mirror. Allegedly, Parker was in possession of over 2 ounces of marijuana and multiple smoking pipes, and an investigation revealed that his New York driving privileges were suspended. He was issued citations and appearance tickets, and will appear in Pomfret Court at a later date.
BROCTON- Peter Galardo, 32, of Fredonia was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content of .18 percent or higher, DWI, DWI with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or higher, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operator, failure to keep right and no/inadequate tail lamps on Saturday at 1:46 a.m. Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies allegedly observed a vehicle failing to maintain its lane and having inadequate tail lamps while traveling in Brocton. Galardo's driving privileges were suspended and he was intoxicated, police said. He will appear in Pomfret Court at a later date.
PORTLAND- Andrew Davidson, 39, of Westfield was charged with a felony driving while intoxicated, unreasonable speed, refusal to submit to a breath test and driving out of restrictions on Friday at 1:48 p.m. Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies responded to a one-car accident on Prospect-Station Road at the intersection of Finley Road. Deputies determined Davidson was traveling at an unsafe speed and failed to make a right hand turn onto Finley Road from Prospect-Station Road. The vehicle crossed over Finley Road and hit a snow bank before crashing into trees. Davidson was allegedly intoxicated, and an investigation revealed two prior convictions for driving while intoxicated, making the arrest a felony, police said.
CHAUTAUQUA- Joshua Powell, 28, was charged with second-degree burglary, fifth-degree possession of stolen property and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance on Saturday at 7:30 a.m. Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies responded to a residence in Mayville for a possible burglary in progress. Before police arrived, Powell allegedly fled the scene. Deputies were able to locate him behind a business in Mayville, and upon investigation, allegedly Powell did not have permission to be in the dwelling and attempted to remove multiple items from the residence. After placing Powell in custody, he was also found to be in the possession of a controlled substance, police said. He was arraigned and is in the custody of Chautauqua County Jail.
CHAUTAUQUA- Joseph Spas, 55, of Ashville was charged with driving while intoxicated, aggravated DWI with a blood alcohol content of .18 percent or greater and failure to keep right on Saturday at 8:57 p.m. Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies stopped Spas on Route 394 in Chautauqua for failing to keep right, and allegedly Spas was intoxicated. He was taken into custody and later released with uniform traffic tickets. Spas will appear in Chautauqua Court at a later date to answer the charges.
JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT
James Grant, 50, of Jamestown was charged with felony driving while intoxicated, first-degree felony aggravated unlicensed operation, no/inadequate lights and operating a motor vehicle without an interlock device on Saturday at 12:10 a.m. Jamestown Police officers allegedly observed a grey Honda Civic traveling northbound on Foote Avenue without any headlights on. Officers stopped the car, and upon further investigation, Grant was allegedly found to be operating the vehicle in an intoxicated condition. Officers also learned that Grant was operating the vehicle while having a revoked driver's license stemming from a past DWI conviction in 2012. He was arrested and transported to the Jamestown City Jail.
Alan Rowley, 30, of Jamestown was charged with felony driving while intoxicated, first-degree felony aggravated unlicensed operation and failure to use a turn signal on Saturday at 12:13 a.m. Officers allegedly observed a vehicle failing to use a turn signal while turning off of Colfax Street on to Newland Avenue. Rowley was allegedly found to be intoxicated, and an investigation revealed a previous DWI conviction in 2007 and revoked driving privileges in New York. Rowley was transported to the Jamestown City Jail for a chemical test, which he failed, police said. He was held at the Jamestown City Jail pending an arraignment.
Virginia Sanders, 31, of Sherman, was charged with a misdemeanor driving while intoxicated and a misdemeanor driving with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or greater on Sunday at 2:37 a.m. Sanders was allegedly observed in the drive through at McDonald's on East Second Street with open containers in her car. She was found to be intoxicated and will be arraigned in the Jamestown City Court, police said.
Jonathan Martinelli, 21, of Jamestown was charged with unnecessary noise and resisting arrest on Sunday at 1:17 a.m. Jamestown Police observed Martinelli in front of 246 Willard St. allegedly being disorderly and yelling profanities due to an earlier incident. He was allegedly advised by officers multiple times to stop yelling, which he did not do, police said. He charged at a female and officers, police said. After a brief struggle, Martinelli was taken into custody and transported to Jamestown City Jail where he was awaiting arraignment.