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A Westfield man was arrested on drug and traffic charges Wednesday afternoon after his vehicle left Portage Road (Route 394) in the Town of Chautauqua and wound up in a field, the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office reported. Kevin J. Kelley, 54, of East Main Road, was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs, seventh-degree possession of a controlled substan…

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A Virginia man was arrested on charges of marijuana possession after he was stopped in Chautauqua County by State Police for speeding, authorities said Tuesday. John Creager, 53, of Fairfax, was pulled over Friday on Interstate 86 in the Town of Poland, according to State Police. While speaking to Creager, troopers smelled marijuana emanating from inside his vehicle,…

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A Dunkirk man faces drunken-driving charges after a rollover crash Thursday on Van Buren Road in Pomfret, according to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office. Richard Eckstrom, 54, was additionally charged with making an unsafe lane change and driving at an imprudent speed. Deputies responded to the scene shortly before 5:30 p.m. Eckstrom's vehicle left the south side o…