JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WIVB) - Several agencies teamed up on Thursday to arrest sixteen people, most for outstanding warrants.
Jamestown Police worked with State Troopers, Homeland Security, U.S. Marshals and Chautauqua County Probation to conduct a warrant sweep aimed at drug activity within the city.
PHOTO GALLERY | See the mug shots of those arrested here
The following were arrested for third degree criminal sale of a controlled substance:
Matthew Hillman, 27
Michael Taylor, 42
Dennison Lawrence, 64
Silk Spencer, 25
Edward Beish, 23
Adifah Wilkes, 29
Carlos Rivera, 46
Juan Perez, 38
Joshua Plefrey, 23
DeMario Watkins, 31
Jason French, 38
Stephanize Czarniak, 22
Devon Cottom, 29
Also arrested were 35-year-old Shane Messere for second degree criminal possession of marijuana, 16-year-old Timothy Silk for second degree criminal sale of marijuana, and 18-year-old Kaitlyn George on a probation warrant.
Police say they expect more arrests as a result of this sweep.
An eight-year-old boy was shot Thursday morning in Cattaraugus County. Officials are at the scene on West Road, in Leon.
There is another Lake Effect Snow Warning in effect for Erie, Wyoming, Chautauqua and Cattaraugus Counties from Thursday through early Friday.
Lake Effect Snow Warnings return today with the chance for an additional foot for some areas.
A 26-year-old male employee of Ying's Wings and Things told police that Haibo Jiang, also known as Jimmy Ying, choked him until he passed out.
A Good Samaritan died Wednesday while trying to assist the driver of a tractor trailer who got stuck in the snow.
Viewers sent in photos from the snowfall around Western New York.