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Springville man gets probation for criminal mischief

A Springville man was sentenced to three years of probation Monday in Cattaraugus County Court and ordered to make restitution for the damage he caused Aug. 8, 2009, at a home in the Town of Freedom, District Attorney Lori Pettit Rieman reported.

John P. Bray, 41, pleaded guilty Oct. 25 to fourth-degree criminal mischief for the incident, which caused more than $250 damage. Bray originally was charged with third-degree criminal mischief, second-degree criminal trespassing, endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment.

In other cases Monday, Daniel Andavaso, 28, of Cuba, pleaded guilty to aggravated driving while intoxicated, a felony. He registered a blood-alcohol reading of 0.29 percent after he was stopped Aug. 27 in Olean. Sentencing was set for Feb. 14.

Randa Bills, 49, of Little Valley, pleaded not guilty to four counts of felony DWI. An indictment accuses her of driving with a blood-alcohol content of 0.16 percent on July 11 in Great Valley and with a reading of 0.15 on Sept. 14 in Ellicottville.

Clint C. Catchot, 17, of South Dayton, pleaded not guilty to second-degree burglary and petit larceny for allegedly breaking into a South Dayton home on April 20.

David A. Jurenko, 37, of Olean, pleaded guilty to second- and third-degree criminal mischief, both felonies, for causing more than $1,500 damage to someone else's property June 19 in Olean. Sentencing was scheduled for Feb. 28.

Ryan J. Mighells, 28, of Salamanca, was sentenced to five years of probation, fined $1,500 and had his license revoked for his Oct. 20, 2009, guilty plea to aggravated DWI. He was found with a blood-alcohol content of 0.20 percent after he was stopped Jan. 17, 2009, in Salamanca.

David R. Minasian, 46, of Falconer, was sentenced to five years of probation, fined $1,500 and had his license revoked for his Aug. 24 guilty plea to a charge of aggravated DWI. He was found with a blood-alcohol content of 0.22 percent after he was stopped Aug. 17, 2009, in Salamanca.

Shaylene Rice, 21, of Olean, pleaded guilty to fifth-degree attempted criminal possession of a controlled substance, a felony. Prosecutors said she had a drug and intended to sell it March 26 in Olean. Sentencing is scheduled for Aug. 16.

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