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September 12, 2012

BLOTTER: Police reports published Sept. 12, 2012

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Randy A. Richau, 19, of Lockport was charged by State Police at 10:46 a.m. Saturday with unlawful possession of marijuana following a traffic stop on Washburn Street near Walnut Street. He was issued an appearance ticket.

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Austin Hager, 20, of Lockport was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance Monday. The State Police made a traffic stop and observed what appeared to be a controlled substance lying on the floor of the vehicle. Hager was in possession of a 30 mg pill of Opana. Hager was also found to be operating a vehicle without a license. He was issued appearance tickets for the town of Lockport Court.


Michele L. Entwistle, 51, of Lockport was charged by State Police at 11:12 a.m. Sept. 3 with unlawful possession of mariuana and operating an unregistered vehicle following a traffic stop on Rapids Road near Raymond Road. She was issued an appearance ticket.


Gerald R. Pierce, 27, of Lockport was charged by State Police at 3:28 p.m. with unlawful possession of mariuana during a traffic stop on Route 104 at Johnson Road. He was issued an appearance ticket.



Eric J. McGill, 29, and Samantha McGill, 27, 2297 Hartland Road Gasport were charged with second-degree harassment Monday. The sheriff’s patrol responded to 2297 Hartland Road for a neighbor problem at 4:29 p.m. The argument had occurred at 8 a.m. again at 4 p.m. According to the report, Eric threatened the victim.



A Lake Road man reported he received a call from a unknown male stating that he was from Microsoft. The caller provided the victim with what sounded like legitimate credentials and told him a serious computer virus was going to infect his computers if he did not take action right away. The victim allowed the caller access to his computer could see the curser on his computer being moved by the male on the phone. The victim told the caller that he did not like what was going on and shut down his computer and hung up the phone. The victim is concerned that his bank account information on his computers and fears his bank accounts may be breached in the future. He closed his back account. As of Tuesday, the victim is not missing any money from his bank account.



Sean Micheal Winchell, 20, 601 Dorwood Park was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana, failure to keep right and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation Sunday. The sheriff’s patrol was dispatched to Lake Street for an injury accident at 7 a.m. According to the report, Winchell failed to keep right, causing a collision with another vehicle. Winchell was uninjured in the accident. The driver of the other vehicle was taken to Newfane Hospital with minor injuries. Winchell’s license was  suspended on Aug. 19 for failure to pay a fine out of the city of Lockport. There were two marijuana pipes in the side door behind the driver’s seat. The pipes contained a green leafy substance.

BURGLARY: An ACER laptop computer valued at approximately $400, a $100 digital camera and a 22-gauge shotgun were reported missing from a Randal Road home on Saturday. The victim observed the laptop computer and her digital camera missing from the room they are normally located. The victim discovered all the basement doors were open, including the door exiting the south end of the residence. A 22 gauge shotgun was missing from the enclosed porch. The patrol did not observe any signs of forced entry into the residence,