Share this article

print logo
Crime

A prisoner en route from Chautauqua Town Court back to jail allegedly attempted to make a break for it, according to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office. The Sheriff's Office said Fletcher E. Walters III, 27, of Dewittville, was being being escorted from the court when he allegedly shoved the transporting deputy and attempted to flee on foot. Walters allegedly con…

Crime

An inmate of the Chautauqua County Jail faces additional charges after he was caught attempting to escape while at a medical center, according to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office. Alden W. Wing, 32, of Jamestown, was charged Aug. 31 with second-degree attempted escape and resisting arrest following the incident at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center at Cha…

Crime

An inmate at the Chautauqua County Jail has been charged with first-degree promoting prison contraband and fourth-degree criminal mischief, according to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office. Jail attendants alleged that the inmate, Steven Dean, on Monday was found in possession of dangerous contraband in the form of a cutting weapon that was allegedly fashioned by Dea…