Lockport Union-Sun & Journal Online

November 7, 2012

BLOTTER: Police reports published Nov. 7

Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Lockport Union-Sun & Journal — City of Lockport

CHARGED: While searching for a petit larceny suspect,  police made two arrests Monday. John T. Prohaska, 26, 309 Locust St. Apt. C was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation and criminal possession of hypodermic needles. Nicole L. Rosselli, 25, 135 Pine St. Apt. 5 was charged with petit larceny. The police attempted to locate Rosselli on an arrest package. According to the report, Prohaska admitted to giving Rosselli a ride to her house. He had a suspended license and was found with hypodermic needles. Rosselli had been charged with taking a Golden Graham Marshmallow treats, valued at $1.09, for a South Transit Street store on Saturday.


BURGLARY: Papa Leo’s Pizza on 2265 Niagara Falls Boulevard reported a burglary Monday causing $1,500 damage to a glass door. Payroll checks to employees valued at $1,300 were taken as well as $14 in coins and $15 in petty cash. According to the report, the sheriff patrol responded to an alarm call and found the glass door ajar. Surveillance video showed a white male, 5-foot-10, 190 pounds, wearing a bulky jacket. He appeared to be familiar with the rear counter layout.


CHARGED: Darryl L. McDaniel, 8838 Fisk Road, was charged with second-degree obstruction of governmental administration Monday. The sheriff’s patrol responded to a vehicle fire at 5:35 p.m. on Fisk Road. According to the report, a woman was swearing at the deputy. McDaniel tried to physically come between the deputy and the woman.

POSSESSION: Donald C. Pendleton, 28, 8134 State St., Gasport was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana, speeding, drinking alcohol in a motor vehicle and aggravated unlicensed operatin at 8:13 p.m. Oct. 31. A deputy pulled him over on Gasport Road after radar confirmed Pendleton was travelign at 68 mph in a posted 55 mph zone. A DMV check found his license to be revoked. Patrol then smelled an odor of an alcoholic beverage emit from Pendleton’s breath as he spoke. Patrol had him exit the vehicle at which point an open can of beer could be seen under the driver’s seat. Asked if there was anything in the car that should not be there, he stated “ there may be some marijuana in the car.” Patrol observed a glass pipe commonly used to smoke marijuana as well as a clear plastic bag containing a green leafy substance. Pendleton was transported to the Niagara County Jail where bail was set at $250.

Town of Lockport

HARASSMENT: Joshua N. Ventura, 21, 63A Gabriel Drive, Lockport, was charged at 8:28 p.m. Oct. 31 with harassment after patrol responded to the parking lot of 6598 Dysinger Road for a harassment complaint. A victim alleged that Ventura shoved her into the side of her sister’s car. At the time of patrol’s arrival, Ventura had fled. Patrol advised a witness to contact Ventura and have him return which he did. Ventura was issued an appearance ticket and advised to leave.

DWI: Angela N. Richardson, 27, 2798 Countyline Road, Middleport, was charged at 5 a.m. Saturday with DWI following a report of a reckless driver in the Transit Road McDonald’s parking lot. Patrol located the vehicle pulling out of the parking lot and stopped the vehicle. Patrol smelled the odor of an alcoholic beverage and noticed signs of intoxication. Richardson registered 0.12 blood alcohol content on a breath test. She was remanded to the Niagara COunty Jail and held in lieu of $250 bail.


GRAND LARCENY: A victim reported on Thursday that sometime between Oct. 18 and Nov. 1 that at least $3,000 worth of transformer wire and aluminum clip railing had been taken from a business at 5105 Lockport Road.