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DUI

A 35-year-old male, from Kane, was observed driving erratically on March 7 along Grand Army of the Republic Highway in Hamilton Township. Police conducted a traffic stop and determined the male was Driving Under the Influence of alcohol. The driver was subsequently charged, police documents indicate.

A 62-year-old male, from Brookville, was observed committing a traffic violation on March 7 while driving a 2008 Chevrolet Colorado on Lang Lane/South Ave. A traffic stop was conducted; after further investigation, it was suspected the vehicle operator was DUI of a controlled substance. The driver was arrested and transported to Bradford Regional Medical Center for a legal blood draw. Charges are pending blood test results.

A 65-year-old male, from Lewis Run, was driving a 2007 Chrysler on Lincoln Dr. and crashed on March 3. Police dispatched to the scene determined the vehicle operator was DUI. Charges will be filed before MDJ William Todd, police documents indicate.

A 59-year-old female, from Lewis Run, was observed committing a traffic violation on March 3 while driving a 2019 Jeep on Lafayette Ave/Valley Hunt Dr. During the stop, the vehicle operator was determined to be DUI of alcohol. The driver was arrested and transported to Bradford Regional Medical Center for chemical testing. The investigation is ongoing.

Crash

Chelsey Vidonish, 20, of Port Allegany, was attempting to initiate a left turn onto State Route6 on March 6, after having stopped her 2012 Ford Fiesta at a stop sign on Coleman Mills Road. Vidonish failed to observe a 2011 Ford Escape, being driven eastbound by John Boswell, 33, of Smethport, and collided with the vehicle. Vidonish was transported to Olean General Hospital for treatment of suspected injuries and both vehicles sustained damage. Port Allegany Police Department, local Fire/EMS and McKeirnan’s Towing assisted on scene.

Drug Possession

A 33-year-old male, from Mount Jewett, was observed committing a traffic violation on March 3 while driving on State Route 6 Kanesholm Road. During a traffic stop, it was determined that the vehicle operator was driving while under the influence of both alcohol and a controlled substance. The driver was arrested and transported to UPMC-Kane for chemical testing. The investigation is ongoing.

A 25-year-old male, from Columbus, Ohio, was observed committing a traffic violation on State Route 219/Old Bradford Road in a 2012 Chevrolet Silverado on March 3. During a traffic stop, it was determined that the vehicle operator was driving while under the influence of a controlled substance. The driver was arrested and transported to Bradford Regional Medical Center for chemical testing. The investigation is ongoing.

Harassment

A 28-year-old male, from Eldred, was arrested and cited for harassment on March 1 after reportedly striking an accuser from Port Allegany in the face.