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Bradford man charged with assault

Raymond R. Kelley, 31, of 32 S. Center St., was arraigned Tuesday before District Judge Dominic Cercone on charges of strangulation, a second-degree felony; simple assault, a second-degree misdemeanor; and harassment, a summary charge.

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-05-23 16:00:00

Bradford man found guilty of indecent assault in 2 cases

SMETHPORT — A jury found a Bradford man guilty of indecent assault allegations in two cases Tuesday in McKean County Court.Roger Traster Sr., 61, was convicted of all counts against him after the two-day trial, said District Attorney Stephanie Vettenburg-Shaffer.

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-05-23 16:00:00

Cattaraugus County Court report: Olean man arrested in Clinton Street cocaine bust pleads guilty

Raymond D. McGee, 35, of Olean, pleaded guilty Monday in Cattaraugus County Court to attempted third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, a class C felony.

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-05-23 19:08:00

Bradford woman charged for fraudulent use of stolen EBT card

Merry B. Reynolds, 49, of Bradford, was arraigned Monday before District Judge Richard Luther on two counts of buying/exchanging federal food stamps and one count each of access device fraud, fraudulent traffic in food orders, conspiracy to commit access device fraud and conspiracy to commit fraudul

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-05-22 16:00:00

Body found in East Otto is missing California man

A body that was recovered Saturday in the East Otto State Forest in Cattaraugus County has been positively identified as Rudy Ray Rockett Sr., a missing California man whose stepson is being held in jail on a weapons charge, the Niagara County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday.

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-05-23 20:25:19

Police reports 5/24/18: Olean man charged with burglarizing Christian bookstore

Thanen J. Ritchie, 19, of 1824 Windfall Road, Olean, was charged at 5:28 p.m. with second-degree burglary, a class C felony, and petit larceny, a class A misdemeanor. According to the Olean Police Department, the arrest is the result of an reported theft of a coin counter from McCarthy’s Emporium at

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-05-24 03:00:00

Limestone, N.Y., woman charged with letting 13-year-old drive

A Limestone, N.Y., woman is facing allegations that she allowed a 13-year-old girl operate a motor vehicle.

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-05-22 16:30:00

Police find body of Jamestown man reported missing under suspicious circumstances

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WKBW) - Police in Jamestown said a body pulled from the Chadakoin River Tuesday afternoon is believed to be that of a man reported missing under suspicious circumstances.Sean Carpenter, 35, was last seen walking down East Pine Street towards 1st Street at 1:45 a.m. on April 11. He w

WKBW-TV - 2018-05-22 21:08:46

Dollar General breaks ground on East State Street

OLEAN — Dollar General developers have broken ground on a second Olean location, which is expected to open later this year.Construction crews were at work Monday on East State Street just inside the city line leveling the site for a new Dollar General. Silt fences were also installed along the bound

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-05-22 17:00:00

Police recover body in Chadakoin River in Jamestown believed to be Warren native

Police had previously lowered the water level in the Chadakoin River on April 13 as a part of the search efforts. On Friday, April 20, the State Police Aviation Unit“searched various sections of the city with a helicopter,”according to the Post-Journal, as well as to search areas not accessible by f

WARREN TIMES-OBSERVER - 2018-05-23 00:00:00

AAUW’s Bradford branch awards scholarship

Nicole Elizabeth Teribery is the recipient of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) – Bradford Branch Scholarship.Teribery was selected for this $500 scholarship based on her scholarship, academic achievement, leadership qualities and community service.

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-05-22 16:00:00

Today in History for May 23rd

TrendingArticlesShinglehouse man arrested on child porn chargesKane named new vice president at Pitt-BradfordTransitioning back to society and sobriety: Sober-living house transforming lives in BradfordBradford man to serve state prison time for robberyOwlett apparent victor in 68th district special

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-05-23 04:13:16

Hunter accused of accidentally killing neighbor returns to court

TOWN OF SHERMAN, N.Y. (WIVB) - A hunter in Chautauqua County, who is accused of accidentally killing his own neighbor, returned to court.

WIVB - 2018-05-22 14:19:00

Jamestown woman charged with bringing heroin into prison

Christine M. Robinson, 47, of Jamestown, was arrested Sunday at the Mohawk Correctional Facility in Rome.


Police: Body Found In Water Likely Of Missing City Man

The body of Sean Carpenter, the 35-year-old Jamestown man who went missing last month, was reportedly found in the Chadakoin River by a passerby Tuesday.

POST-JOURNAL - 2018-05-23 00:00:00

Body found in Cattaraugus County

A body was discovered in E Otto, Catt Co overnight by Catt Co and Erie Co sheriffs K9’s.@NiagaraSheriffresponded to process crime scene. Body to ECMC for autopsy and ID. No further comment until positive ID is made.— Jim Voutour (@SheriffVoutour)May 20, 2018


Transitioning back to society and sobriety: Sober-living house transforming lives in Bradford

Shaffer had no place to stay until he found out about a men’s sober-living home and recovery service in the city. The Surr’enity House, operating at 80 Kennedy St. by The Network of the Spirit Ministries, is under the umbrella of Open Arms Community Church of Bradford.


Bradford man to serve state prison time for robbery

Patrick M. Carpenter, 34, was sentenced Thursday in McKean County Court before President Judge John Pavlock to nine months to two years in state prison. Carpenter has credit for 72 days of time served.


Police reports 5/19/18: Olean man indicted on felony drug charges

OLEAN — An Olean man was picked up on felony drugs charges Thursday after the case was presented to a Cattaraugus County grand jury.The Olean Police Department announced Friday that Robert G. Rote, 26, of 610 ½ W. State St., Olean, was indicted on charges of fourth-degree criminal sale of a controll


Bradford drops season finale to Kane

“Tonight wasn’t the game I was hoping for, but we showed so much progress this season,” Bradford head coach Jennifer Snow said. “We had so many new players this year.”