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Police Report: Aug. 29

Friday, Aug.  17

Boston – Police responded to Lower East Hill Road for a disturbance between a male and a female. The male left for the evening.

Springville – A vehicle stopped on the southbound 219 Expressway for a lighting defect resulted in the arrest of the driver, Barron Douglas, 53, of Buffalo, after it was discovered his driver’s license was suspended. He was charged with AUO in the second degree and was taken to the Holding Center in lieu of $250 bail.

Springville – Police responded to a 911 open line call on Pearl Street in which a female’s voice could be heard saying, “help me.” It turned out the female had fallen. She was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Springville – A traffic stop on West Main Street resulted in the arrest of Thomas D. Green, 26, of Buffalo, who was charged with UPM. He was released on an appearance ticket.


Saturday, Aug. 18

Springville – A young child who was locked in a car at WalMart was freed after AAA opened it.


Sunday, Aug. 19

Colden – A male who was said to be intoxicated apparently fell out of a golf cart at The Holland Hills Country Club. The male was taken to the hospital for treatment of facial injuries.

Concord – A traffic stop on Collins-Springville Road resulted in the arrest of Roslyn A. Lesniak, 58, of Perrysburg, after it was discovered her vehicle’s registration was suspended. She was issued two uniform traffic tickets and was released. The vehicle was towed.

Springville – Police investigated a two-car property damage accident that occurred in the drive-thru at Tim Horton’s on South Cascade Drive. Minor damage was reported and information was exchanged between the two drivers.


Monday, Aug. 20

Concord – A traffic stop on the southbound 219 Expressway resulted in the arrest of one of the passengers, Uriah A. Grant, 36, of Buffalo, who was found to be in possession of cocaine. He was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third and fourth degrees, UPM and criminally using drug paraphernalia in the second degree. He was taken to the Holding Center pending arraignment.

Springville – Emanuel Suggs, 32, of Buffalo was arrested at Concord Court on an outstanding bench warrant from the ECSO. He was taken to the Holding Center.


Tuesday, Aug. 21

Boston – Police were notified of a minor property damage accident in front of Brunner’s Pizza on Boston State Road.


Wednesday, Aug. 22

Boston – One of a local farmer’s cows escaped and was in the roadway on Brown Hill Road. The caller tried to make contact with the farmer with no luck.


Thursday, Aug. 23

Boston – A caller on Cole Road reported damage to her electric fence that had apparently been cut by drivers of four-wheelers. Damage is estimated to be several hundred dollars.

Yorkshire – Terre L. Blanc, 50, of Ashford, was arrested by the CCSO for a violation of probation warrant issued from the Town of Yorkshire Court. Blanc was arraigned and remanded to Cattaraugus County Jail in lieu of $4,000 cash or $8,000 bond bail on two separate counts. He is to appear in court at a later date.


Friday, Aug. 24

Concord – At approximately 6:05 p.m. on Route 219, James M. Grose, 27, of North Tonawanda, was charged with UPM as well as an equipment violation: broken glass and a speeding violation: speed in the zone. He was issued an appearance ticket.


Saturday, Aug. 25

Ashford – Matthew J. Olejniczak, 24, of West Valley was charged with assault in the first degree, criminal mischief in the fourth degree and resisting arrest at approximately 4:39 a.m. following a report of a domestic disturbance. Olejniczak was reportedly transported to Olean General Hospital for treatment of injuries. He was arraigned in the Town of Ellicottville Court and remanded to Cattaraugus County Jail in lieu of $5,000 cash or $10,000 bond bail and is to return to the Town of Ashford Court at a later date.


Sunday, Aug. 26

Ashford – At approximately 7:30 p.m., NYSP arrested Christopher J. Stoutenburg, 36, of West Seneca and charged him with Leandra’s Law DWI, endangering the welfare of a child, and unsafe passing while on Route 219. NYSP report a traffic stop was initiated for passing another vehicle and causing that vehicle to veer off the shoulder of the roadway, avoiding a collision. Stoutenburg reportedly failed standard field sobriety tests and was transported for processing. It was also reported that Stoutenburg’s 1-year-old child was in the rear of the passenger seat of the vehicle. According to NYSP, Stoutenburg recorded a BAC of .1 percent. He was ticketed and is to return to the Town of Ashford Court in September.


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