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October 12, 2013

Police reports published Oct. 12

Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Lockport Union-Sun & Journal — Town of Lockport

THEFT: Alison M. Smith, 31, Lockport, was charged with theft of services. New York State Police said Smith was given an appearance ticket Thursday on Lincoln Avenue.

DWI: Thomas J. Deville, Jr., 30, 4898 Beach Ridge Road, was charged Friday with driving while intoxicated. The Sheriff’s Office said a deputy saw Deville traveling north on Hinman Road making a left turn onto the Lockport Bypass. When Deville did, the deputy saw his vehicle was missing a back tire and was driving on its rim. The deputy pulled Deville over and reportedly determined he was drunk. Deville was taken to Niagara County Jail on $250 bail and will appear Tuesday in Lockport City Court. The deputy went back to the scene and determined Deville had hit a guard rail and a telephone pole, losing a tire in the process. The pole was not damaged.


BURGLARY: Several items were missing Thursday from a room of an Akron Road man, according to the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office. The man rents the room, but nothing else was taken from any other room in the house. Among the items was an LG 47-inch television, a Playstation 3 and a video game, all totaling $1,550. The investigation is continuing.

DWI: John C. Harnish, 46, 55 South Vernon St., Middleport, was charged Friday with driving while intoxicated. Niagara County Sheriff’s deputies said Harnish was traveling east on Rochester Road and reportedly crossed the center median line four times and the fog line twice. Harnish exhibited signs of being drunk and failed some field sobriety tests, the arrest report said. Harnish reportedly had a .1 percent blood alcohol content reading and was taken to the Niagara County Jail. He is out on $250 bail and is set appear Tuesday in Royalton Town Court.