Area Police

State Police at Collins

IRVING – Titus Deome, 38, of Irving was charged with third-degree assault, fourth-degree criminal mischief and criminal obstruction of breathing on May 19. Deome allegedly assaulted his girlfriend during an early morning domestic dispute at his home. He reportedly held the victim down on a bed with his arm over her neck, obstructing her breathing and also damaged a window. He was arraigned in the Brant Town Court and sent to the Erie County Holding Center on $1,500 bail. The Seneca Nation Marshals assisted with this arrest.

GOWANDA – Chris-topher Marek, 20, was taken into custody on an arrest warrant May 19. Go-wanda Police had stopped Marek’s vehicle for a traffic stop and found an arrest warrant from the New Albion Town Court. He was transported to New York State Police barracks in Collins. He was arraigned in New Albion Town Court and sent to the Cattaraugus County Jail in lieu of $1,000 bail.

PERRYSBURG – Carl Stevens, 20, of Brant was charged with third-degree assault and fourth-degree criminal mischief on May 20. Stevens allegedly assaulted a victim on Gun Parker Road by punching the victim in the face breaking the victim’s glasses and continued the assault after the victim was on the ground. He was released on an appearance ticket.

GOWANDA – John Swann, 48, of Emmaus, Pa., was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated on May 22. Troopers were alerted to Swann’s erratic driving by an off-duty trooper on Route 62. Swann was driving a tractor trailer with heavy front end damage caused after allegedly striking a utility pole following a delivery. Swann was found to have a blood alcohol content of .18 percent. He was released on an appearance ticket.

GOWANDA – Chris-topher Wailand, 31, of West Seneca was charged with driving while intoxicated May 26. Troopers stopped Wailand’s vehicle on Buffalo Street for driving with no headlights and was found to be intoxicated. Wailand reportedly failed several field sobriety tests and was found to have a blood alcohol content of .15 percent. He was released to appear in Collins Town Court.

State Police at Jamestown

NORTH HARMONY – Taylor J. Stursa, 20, of Mayville was charged with second-degree harassment and second-degree aggravated harassment on May 31. Stursa was charged following a dispute that occurred on the side of the road of Route 394 where Stursa and an 18-year-old female were arguing. Stursa allegedly grabbed and pushed the female then made unwanted threatening phone contact with her thereafter. Stursa turned himself into State Police barracks in James-town and was arraigned in North Harmony Town Court. He was released on his own recognizance and an order of protection was filed.

Westfield Police

David L. McLaughlin III, 19, of Westfield was charged with second-degree obstructing governmental administration on May 25.

Police were investigating an alleged car larceny on Union Street that occurred at 1:53 a.m. During the investigation, a description of the alleged suspect was given and police found a male matching this description on Elm Street.

The male, later identified as McLaughlin, fled on foot from officers twice. McLaughlin was sent to the Chautauqua County Jail on bail and will appear in court at a later date. The investigation is continuing.

Steven A. Keller, 59, of Elm Street was charged with second-degree assault on May 26. At 12 a.m. police responded to an Elm Street residence for an alleged domestic dispute. Upon arrival, officers found an 83-year-old victim to have multiple lacerations and contusions to the face. It is alleged Keller caused the physical injuries to the victim. He was arraigned in Village of Westfield Court and sent to the Chautauqua County Jail in lieu of bail. The victim was treated at Westfield Memorial Hospi-tal and later released.

Daniel K. Dunmore, 22, of Washington Street was charged with second-degree criminal contempt on May 26. At 7:50 p.m. Dunmore was charged for violating an order of protection. He was arraigned in Westfield Court and released on his own recognizance.

Percy Cameron, 26, of Buffalo was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and speeding on May 26. At 10:11 p.m. police observed Cameron’s vehicle speeding on Portage Street. It was found Cameron’s license was suspended. Cameron was released on appearance tickets.

Amanda K. Overbeck, 25, of Jamestown was charged with driving while intoxicated and moving from lane unsafely on May 30. At 11:30 p.m. police investigated an accident on South Portage Street. It is alleged that Overbeck’s vehicle had driven across the white hazard markings of the roadway and struck a parked car when she was intoxicated. She was released on appearance tickets.