Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Lockport Union-Sun & Journal — City of Lockport
• POSSESSION: Alexander Bulbulian, 27, 14 Oakdale Drive, Rochester, was charged with fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance and fifth-degree possession of marijuana Thursday. A patrol officer stopped Bulbulian's vehicle on East Avenue for an alleged traffic infraction about 2:30 a.m. While interviewing Bulbulian, the officer said he could smell marijuana inside the vehicle and saw some loose on the floor of the vehicle. Bulbulian consented to a vehicle search and the officer found an unspecified quantity of pot inside, the report said. Police seized $5,720 cash from Bulbulian and detained him without bail pending an Oct. 1 appearance in City Court.
• HARASSMENT: Charles E. Haug III, 35, 175 Indian Church Road, West Seneca, was charged on a warrant with second-degree aggravated harassment Wednesday. Haug allegedly sent an e-mail to a a city resident in which he threatened her and her children, the report said. West Seneca police took Haug into custody and brought him to Lockport. Haug is being held without bail pending an Oct. 1 appearance in City Court.
• ILLEGAL DRIVING: Dylan J. Simons, 19, 6437 Ridge Road, Lockport, was charged with violating the city noise ordinance and aggravated unlicensed operation Tuesday. A patrol officer stopped Simons' vehicle about 7 p.m. for playing excessively loud music. A records check indicated Simons' driver's license is suspended, the report said. Simons was arraigned Wednesday in City Court.
• NONPAYMENT: Ashley T. Drew-Fouchie, 26, 357 Applewood Drive, Lockport, was charged on a warrant with a parking violation Tuesday. Drew-Fouchie did not pay a parking ticket issued by police in June 2011, according to the report. Drew-Fouchie was held on $150 police bail pending her Oct. 2 arraignment in City Court.
• SHOPLIFTING: Dillon S. Smith, 21, no permanent address, was charged with petit larceny Tuesday. A Sunoco gas station/mini mart cashier said Smith left the store at Transit and High streets without paying for a can of Bud Ice beer on Sunday, according to the report. Smith was arraigned Wednesday in City Court.
Town of Lockport
• HARASSMENT: Todd M. Delavalle, 22, Dysinger Road, was charged with second-degree harassment Tuesday afternoon. Delavalle is accused of punching a person who tried breaking up a domestic incident between Delavalle and a woman, according to state police. Delavalle was found to be the subject of a bench warrant from Lockport City Court and was turned over to city police. Delavalle was to be arraigned on the harassment charge Thursday in Town Court.
• UNAUTHORIZED USE: Wayne T. Bender, 42, 6315 Robinson Road, was charged with second-degree unauthorized use of a vehicle Wednesday. According to state police, Bender took a woman's vehicle and did not return it for an extended period. Bender was arraigned in Town Court and released on his own recognizance pending an Oct. 11 return appearance.
• POSSESSION: Benjamin R. Rupert, 19, 6661 Royal Parkway North, was charged with speeding and unlawful possession of marijuana Wednesday. A sheriff's deputy observed Rupert's vehicle traveling 66 mph in a 45 mph zone on Robinson Road and initiated a traffic stop about 9:45 p.m. While interviewing him, the deputy said he saw two cigarettes in Rupert's lap and one appeared to be a joint. Asked whether he had anything illegal in the vehicle, Rupert turned over two additional joints, the report said. Rupert received a ticket to appear Oct. 13 in Town Court.
• DWI: Nathaniel D. Clark, 33, 1295 Moll St., North Tonawanda, was charged with driving while intoxicated and speeding about 12 a.m. Thursday on Townline Road. A sheriff's deputy initiated a traffic stop on Clark's vehicle after radar clocked his speed at 75 mph, the report said. Clark exhibited signs of alcohol intoxication and failed several field sobriety tests, the report said. Later testing showed Clark's blood alcohol level was 0.08 percent. Clark was held in Niagara County Jail on $250 bail pending an Oct. 9 appearance in Cambria Town Court.
• DWI: Danielle J. Parker, 3652 Ewings Road, Lockport, was charged with DWI, operating a motor vehicle while impaired by drugs, possessing a hypodermic instrument and failure to keep right Tuesday. A deputy pursuing a complaint about a reckless driver stopped Parker's vehicle in the 2500 block of Ridge Road about 9 p.m. During the interview, Parker confessed she had consumed Xanax and heroin about 4 hours earlier, the report said. Parker was held at Niagara County Jail on $250 bail pending an Oct. 2 appearance in Cambria Town Court.
• CONTEMPT: Peter J. Digiacomo, 25, 1755 Falls St., Niagara Falls, was charged with second-degree criminal contempt, false personation and resisting arrest Monday afternoon at St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Church Road. A sheriff's patrol checked out a report of a suspicious parked vehicle at the cemetery and found Digiacomo and a woman sitting on the grass outside the vehicle. A records check indicated Digiacomo is the subject of a court order directing him to stay away from the woman, the report said. Digiacomo originally gave a false name when asked, and upon detention tried fleeing the deputy and a state trooper, the report said. Digiacomo resisted cuffing, screamed, spit at and tried kicking the officers; he continued kicking and flailing after three officers finally got him into a patrol car and he was pepper-sprayed, the report said. Digiacomo was arraigned in Cambria Town Court and was ordered held on $500 bail pending an Oct. 17 court date.
• BURGLARY: A property owner in the 6200 block of Jockey Road reported a garage was broken into, and quantities of battery cables and welding cables were taken, sometime between Monday and Wednesday. Two welding cables were black and measured about 75 feet long each, the sheriff's report said; one had a stinger end, the other had a ground clamp and both had an eyelet on one end. The battery cables were red and black and measured about 2 feet long each. The door frame on the garage was damaged, the report noted.
• BURGLARY: A property owner in the 1900 block of Fuller Road reported his garage was broken into, and items were taken, overnight Tuesday-Wednesday. It appeared someone tried to raise an overhead door with a crowbar or similar object and damaged the door in the process, the sheriff's report said; the chain on a mandoor was cut and that door was damaged as well. The owner said a couple of red plastic 5-gallon gas cans, and about 8 gallons of gas, were taken. Damage to the garage is estimated at $400.
• MISCHIEF: A homeowner in the 2600 block of New Road reported someone threw a large rock through a patio window, and a hammer through the living room window, overnight Sunday-Monday. The homeowner recalled hearing a sound, like breaking glass, about 1 a.m. Monday, the sheriff's report said. Damage to the windows is estimated at $200.