Lockport Union-Sun & Journal —
City of Lockport
MARIJUANA: Lee O. Jones, 24, 313 Beattie Ave., Apt. 1, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana April 3. Jones is due in City Court this week.
NO LICENSE: Jason J. Martin, 35, 351 Gooding St., was charged with two counts of third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and passing through a red light Monday. Martin is due in City Court this week.
Town of Lockport
LARCENY: A West Herr Honda employee reported Monday that four tires and wheels were removed from two Honda Accords parked in the dealership lot sometime after 5 p.m. April 5. Both vehicles were propped up on cinder blocks, according to the Niagara County Sheriff's incident report. Deputies counted 20 lugnuts scattered around the lot and seized them as evidence. The case was forwarded to the Criminal Investigation Bureau. The dealership's loss is estimated at $2,600.
POSSESSION: Letelle R. Staten, 25, 242 Carolina St., Buffalo, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance April 5 after a traffic stop in the 5900 block of Beattie Avenue. Staten was held at Niagara County Jail in lieu of $500 bail ahead of a Thursday appearance in Town Court.
CONTRABAND: Steven A. Rathke, 55, 7015 Ridge Road, Gasport, was charged with introducing contraband in prison April 5. While reporting to jail for the weekend, Rathke turned over a Nicoderm CQ transdermal patch to a corrections officer and was arrested, according to the sheriff's office. Town Justice Cheryl Antkowiak arraigned Rathke on the charge and set his bail at $250 ahead of a Thursday return court date.
POSSESSION: Lucas R. Coleman, 18, 6809 Erica Lane, and Steven F. Mangold, 19, 4870 Upper Mountain Road, were charged with unlawful possession of alcohol by a person under 21, and Coleman was additionally charged with criminal mischief and a registration plate violation April 5, after an incident in the 4200 block of Upper Mountain Road. Both men received tickets to appear in Cambria Town Court on Tuesday.