City man charged
Levelle D. Jones, 24, of Main Street was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance. Jones was arrested on an outstanding Dunkirk City Court arrest warrant issued by Judge Walter Drag. It is alleged that Jones sold a quantity of crack cocaine to undercover officers of the task force.
Jones was arraigned in the City of Dunkirk Court and sent to the Chautauqua County Jail in lieu of bail.
Matthew W. Jessmore, 19, of Clay was charged with unlawful possession of alcohol and having an open container on Oct. 26. At 11:57 p.m. police observed Jessmore walking south on Day Street with an open container. He was released on an appearance ticket.
Alan J. Grabowski, 21, of Webster was charged with littering and having an open container Sunday. At 12:11 a.m. police saw him throw down an open container on West Main Street. He appeared highly intoxicated and was uncooperative with police. He was released on $100 bail.
Jacob D. Bacho, 22, of Silver Creek was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of marijuana Sunday. At 12:50 a.m. police saw Bacho smoking marijuana in his vehicle parked in downtown Fredonia. Police found 29 grams of marijuana in Bacho's possession. He was released on $500 bail.
Jordan C. Czaplicki, 20, of Hendrix Hall, SUNY Fredonia was charged with unlawful possession of alcohol and littering Saturday. At 9:58 p.m. police saw Czaplicki on East Main Street picking up cans of beer and placing them into a backpack. Czaplicki then left the box on the sidewalk. He was released on an appearance ticket.
Philip S. Carcaci, 21, and Austin T. Smith, 21, both of Lancaster, were charged with having an open container Saturday. At 1:18 a.m. police saw both Carcaci and Smith with an open container on Water Street. Both were released on an appearance ticket.
Ryann E. Mascio, 19, of Orchard Street was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, failure to keep right and failure to use headlights with windshield wipers Monday. At 12:08 police observed Mascio driving on East Main Street with no headlights. It was also found her license was suspended for failure to answer to summons. She was released on $250 bail.
Gregory M. Faso, 37, of Liberty Street was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and failure to obey a police officer Tuesday. At 6:25 a.m. police tried to stop Faso for driving with a suspended license. Faso did not pull over when police activated their sirens and lights. He was released on $300 bail.
Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office
FORESTVILLE - On Oct. 26, a Brocton man was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, speed not reasonable and prudent, operating without insurance, fail to keep right and driving across hazard markings.
At 6:40 p.m., deputies responded to Pearl Street for the report of a car accident. Investigation revealed that Gregory Dzielski, 30, of Ellicott Road in Brocton, was operating a pickup truck on Pearl Street and allegedly drifted off the road and lost control of the vehicle and struck a tree.
Dzielski and a female passenger were both transported by ambulance to Brooks Hospital for their injuries. Dzielski was issued tickets.
FRENCH CREEK - On Sunday, a Pittsburgh man was charged with driving while intoxicated, blood alcohol content of .08 percent or higher, unlicensed operator and unsafe turn.
Around 12:10 a.m, sheriff's patrol observed a vehicle make a u-turn in the intersection of Mann Road and Conway Road without signaling. The vehicle was stopped and the operator was identified as Timothy R. Jones, 21, of Pittsburgh, Pa.
Following an investigation, Jones was charged with driving while intoxicated and it is alleged he was found to have a suspended Pennsylvania driver's license. He was later released to appear in French Creek Town Court at a future date.
BUSTI - On Tuesday, a Panama man was charged with petit larceny and two counts of second-degree harassment.
Around 10:30 p.m. on Monday, sheriff's deputies took a complaint from a Harmony resident concerning stolen and forged checks and an ongoing harassment issue. It is alleged Scott E. McChesney, 22, of Panama, stole checks and was harassing a victim.
On Tuesday at around 1:30 a.m., deputies located McChesney and took him into custody. He was charged with petit larceny and two counts of second-degree harassment. He was arraigned in the Busti Town Court and sent to the Chautauqua County Jail pending $1,000 bail.