Dunkirk woman nabbed on Ohio-area warrant

An alleged fugitive from justice was nabbed Monday evening after Dunkirk Police officers stopped her on Main Street in the city.

According to a news release, Machele N. Gilbert, 28, of Lake Shore Drive East was stopped around 6:45 p.m. Gilbert allegedly had an outstanding warrant out of Cuyahoga County, Ohio, for a trafficking offense, drug possession and criminal possession of tools.

Gilbert was arraigned in Dunkirk City Court in front of Judge Walter Drag. She was held without bail pending extradition to Ohio.

More arrests are pending.