Area Police

Cassadaga woman brought up on several charges

OBSERVER Staff Report

STOCKTON – On Thursday at 6:15 a.m. Chautauqua County Sheriff’s deputies stopped a vehicle on Main Street in the town of Stockton for a traffic infraction.

After investigation, they found the driver of the vehicle, Bianca M. Swarthout of Cassadaga, to have a revoked New York State drivers license.

Swarthout held numerous suspensions for prior vehicle offenses, which included alcohol related offenses.

Swarthout also had an outstanding bench warrant out of Town of Pomfret Court.

She was arraigned on the warrant in Pomfret and remanded to Chautauqua County Jail on charges of aggravated unlicensed operation in the second degree, along with various traffic charges. Swarthout was issued appearance tickets for the new charges in Stockton.

Dunkirk Police Department

Klarisa Foster, 23, of West Third Street was charged with third-degree burglary on a bench warrant on Nov. 13.

Orlando Vazquez, 38, of North Ermine Street was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation on Nov. 13.

Allan Barreca, 45, of South Roberts Road was charged with second-degree criminal contempt on Nov. 13.

Selena Ruiz, 17, of Main Street was charged with inadequate headlights and unlicensed operation on Nov. 14.

Anthony Anderson, 32, of East Second Street was charged with disorderly conduct on Nov. 15.

Jerome Sellers, 30, of Buffalo was charged with one count of third-degree, one count of fourth-degree and four counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance on Nov. 15.

Norman Geddis, 44, of Lincoln Avenue was charged with first-degree attempted criminal sex act on a warrant on Nov. 16.

Rosa Malave-Droz, 52, of Dove Street was charged with two counts of having an unregistered motor vehicle on Nov. 16.

Dominick Schrantz, 35, of South Ocelot Street was charged with failure to stop at a red light, operating a motor vehicle with no insurance, having no front license plate and having a suspended registration on Nov. 17.

Isaiah Thomas, 16, of Lord Street Upper, and Kevin Hardee, 17, of Lincoln Avenue, were both charged with first-degree robbery and second-degree menacing on Nov. 17.

Elmer Salaman, 38, of New York City was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and failure to signal on Nov. 18.

Tara Brooks, 33, of Middle Road was charged with two counts of third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance on Nov. 19.

Carley Ott, 22, of Lincoln Avenue Lower, and Julio Echevarria-Cosme, 19, of East Second Street, were both charged with unlawful possession of marijuana on Nov. 19.

Bridget Putman, 21, of Jamestown was charged with petit larceny on Nov. 20.

Allie Sharp, 16, of Middle Road was charged with disorderly conduct on Nov. 21.

Norberto Mercado, 54, of Main Street was charged with failure to stop at a red light and having no insurance on Nov. 21.

Rafael Castro, 69, of North Main Street was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation on Nov. 22.

Charlotta Thomas, 25, of Lincoln Avenue was charged with disorderly conduct on Saturday.

Andrew Snyder, 23, of Armadillo Street was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and having a tail lamp out on Saturday.

Andre McQuiggan, 17, of Townsend Street was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing on Sunday.

Richard Reinard II, 31, of Angola was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, having no insurance, unlawful possession of marijuana and having improper window tint on Monday.

An accident occurred at the intersection of East Fifth Street and Washington Avenue Wednesday at 1 p.m.

According to a police report, Katiria Rosario, 22, of Ruggles Street told police she was traveling westbound on East Fifth Street when William Foster, 74, of Walden Road, Brocton, was stopped at a stop sign on Washington Avenue, traveling northbound.

Foster then proceeded into the intersection into Rosario’s path. Rosario struck the rear passenger side quarter panel of Foster’s vehicle.

Foster told police he did not see anything coming when he entered the intersection.

Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office

NORTH HARMONY – On Wednesday at 1:13 a.m., Chautauqua County Sheriff’s deputies were interviewing a subject on Panama Stedman Road.

After the man gave deputies a false name he fled on foot, and deputies later cornered him in a barn. Gregg W. Morrison was taken into custody without incident.

After a longer investigation, deputies found Morrison had an outstanding parole warrant for a driving while intoxicated felony charge.

He was committed to Chautauqua County Jail.

Morrison will answer to the above charges at a later date in the Town of North Harmony Court.

KIANTONE – On Thursday at 3:26 a.m. Sheriff’s patrol stopped a vehicle for failure to signal a turn on Warren- Jamestown Boulevard in the Town of Kiantone.

The driver, Louis M. Landy, 28, of Jamestown, was arrested for allegedly driving while intoxicated and taken into custody.

Landy will be in Kiantone Town Court at a later date.