Woman charged after child wanders
MAYVILLE - A Mayville woman has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child after her toddler was found wandering twice.
On July 5 at around 10:30 a.m., a 3-year-old child was found wandering around the neighborhood near 83 E. Chautauqua St. in Mayville. After an investigation by the sheriff's department the child was returned home to his mother. Later that day the same child was found wandering in the same neighborhood and was turned over to the sheriff's department again.
After an investigation into both the incidents, deputies charged the mother, Clarissa Dickey, 21, of Mayville, with endangering the welfare of a child. Dickey will appear in the Town of Chautauqua Court on a later date.
Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office
VILLENOVA - On July 5, a Cherry Creek youth was arrested after allegedly stealing a truck.
At approximately 8:10 p.m. deputies received a complaint that a 2009 GMC pick up truck had been stolen from alongside Buttermilk Road in the Town of Villenova. At approximately 9:25 p.m. deputies observed the stolen vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed on County Route 93 in Villenova.
The vehicle was stopped and the 16-year-old driver was subsequently arrested for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and various vehicle and traffic charges - speeding, failure to keep right, and unlicensed operation.
HANOVER - On July 7, three Hamburg residents were charged with open container of an alcoholic beverage while under 21 years old.
Deputies on foot patrol on the Hanover Town beach observed Haley Meier, 19, Courtney Simoneit, 18 and Cameron White, 18, all of Hamburg, to allegedly be in possession of open containers of alcoholic beverages. All three subjects are under 21 years old and they were issued appearance tickets for the violation of the Hanover local law. They will answer the charges in the Town of Hanover Court.