Jamestown, NYchautauquatoday.com

Jamestown police investigating fatal crash

Jamestown Police are investigating a crash involving a car and a motorcycle early Friday morning. The crash on Newland Avenue near Chautauqua Avenue was reported around 5:45 am. Jamestown Fire, Chautauqua County EMS and a county coroner were called to the scene. We'll have more details when they become available.
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Jamestown, NYwnynewsnow.com

33-Year-Old Man Dies Following Early Morning Motorcycle Crash In Jamestown

JAMESTOWN – Police have identified the 33-year-old man killed in Friday morning’s fatal accident in Jamestown. The Jamestown Police Department says Felix Figueroa-Torres died after he was ejected from his motorcycle while riding his bike westbound on Newland Avenue near Colfax Street. Police say Figueroa-Torres collided with a Ford sedan...
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Lakewood, NYPost-Journal

Lakewood Restaurant Forced To Close After Break-In

LAKEWOOD – When Schuyler’s Country Kitchen owner Debra Schuyler walked into work at 4:15 a.m. Wednesday, she thought it was going to be just like any other workday. Unfortunately, that wasn’t the case as Schulyer discovered her restaurant, located at 4477 W. Fairmount Ave., Lakewood, had been vandalized. The perpetrator or perpetrators used a fire extinguisher that left retardant throughout the restaurant, which will now need to be professionally cleaned. Also, the vandals spread honey on the counter and tables and threw silverware throughout the restaurant.
Jamestown, NYPost-Journal

UPDATE: Man Killed In Morning Motorcycle Crash

A 33-year-old man was killed when his motorcycle struck a sedan head-on early Friday in Jamestown. The collision occurred on Newland Avenue, between Colfax Street and Chautauqua Avenue, around 5:45 a.m. Jamestown Police Chief Timothy Jackson said a westbound motorcycle struck an eastbound tan vehicle at a high rate of...
Jamestown, NYwrfalp.com

[UPDATE] Fatal Motorcycle Accident Reported in Jamestown

A Jamestown man was killed in a motorcycle-car accident on the City’s southside Friday morning. Jamestown Police report at 5:45 a.m., a motorcycle rode by 33 year old Felix. Figueroa-Torres was headed west on Newland Avenue near Colfax when he collided with a car driving east. The collision caused Figueroa-Torres to be ejected from his bike. He died at the scene. The investigation is continuing.
Brocton, NYchautauquatoday.com

Brocton man charged after altercation in Brocton

An altercation in the village of Brocton led to the arrest of a Brocton man. Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a altercation on Thursday just after 12 am. After interviewing several parties, deputies arrested 52-year-old David McLaughlin, Jr., charging him with criminal mischief in the 4th degree and petit larceny. He was transported to the Chautauqua County Jail to await arraignment.
Gowanda, NYchautauquatoday.com

Gowanda man sentenced for sex crime involving child

A Gowanda man was sentenced for a sex crime involving child in the southern portion of Erie County. Erie County District Attorney John Flynn announced that 40-year-old Kyle Spruce of Gowanda was sentenced Thursday to a determinate sentence of 18-years in prison followed by 20 years post-release supervisor. He will be required to register as a sex offender upon his release.
Ripley, NYchautauquatoday.com

Ripley man faces sexual misconduct charge

An investigation into an incident that occurred in the town of Ripley earlier this month has led to a sexual misconduct charge against a Ripley man. The Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office says that 20-year-old Patrick How was issued an appearance ticket. He's scheduled to appear in Ripley Town Court at a later date.
Chautauqua County, NYchautauquatoday.com

Arkwright woman charged after altercation

A Town of Arkwright woman is facing charges after a report of an altercation in the town of Arkwright overnight. Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies say after an investigation into the incident, 49-year-old Stacey Grundhoefer was arrested for criminal mischief in the 4th degree and endangering the welfare of a child. Grundhoefer was transported to the Chautauqua County Jail for centralized arraignment.
Hanover, NYchautauquatoday.com

Hanover man charged with menacing and harassment

An investigation into a reported assault in the town of Hanover on Wednesday has led to the arrest of a Hanover man. Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies say they responded to the call and located 64-year-old James Rosati. He was transported to a local hospital for evaluation and a warrant was issued for his arrest. After an evaluation was completed, Rosati was arrested on charges of menacing in the 3rd degree and harassment 2nd and transported to the Chautauqua County Jail for centralized arraignment. Rosati was later released and will appear in Hanover Town Court at a later date.
Gowanda, NYBuffalo News

Gowanda man receives 18-year sentence for sexually abusing child

A Gowanda man will serve 18 years in prison for sexually abusing a child after being sentenced Thursday by State Supreme Court Justice Paul Wojtaszek. Kyle Spruce, 40, will also be subject to 20 years of post-release supervision and will be required to register as a sex offender. On Aug....
Panama, NYwnynewsnow.com

Panama Man Charged After Allegedly Watching Children While High On Drugs

PANAMA – A 28-year-old Frewsburg man is facing charges after allegedly watching two children while high on drugs. The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office says Justin Ecklund was tasked with caring for the children at a Panama residence on Wednesday night. Deputies say they made contact with Ecklund while investigating a...
Jamestown, NYPost-Journal

Vehicle Rollover Sends One To Hospital

A man was transported to UPMC Chautauqua this morning after his truck overturned. The crash occurred before 10 a.m. on Newton Avenue, near Holy Apostles Church, in the city of Jamestown. In addition to Alstar EMS, city police and firefighters also responded to the scene. The man was reported to...
Chautauqua County, NYwnynewsnow.com

Investigation Into Chautauqua County Stabbing Continues

PORTLAND – The investigation into a northern Chautauqua County stabbing continues. The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office says the stabbing, originally believed to have happened in the City of Dunkirk, actually took place in the Town of Portland around 4:45 a.m. Tuesday. Deputies say the victim in the incident sustained serious...