GREAT VALLEY, N.Y. (WIVB) - Great Valley was packed with revelers for the "Ya Gotta Regatta" over the weekend, but deputies say some of those racing boats down the Great Valley Creek were breaking the law.
In all, the Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office arrested 26 people at the annual event. Below are the people facing various charges:
- Kenneth Dillon Jr., 27, of Ransomville - charged with fifth degree criminal sale of marijuana and criminal possession of marijuana
- Jared Black, 33, of Salamanca - charged with disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and trespass, held on $500 bail in the Cattaraugus County Jail
- Brenton Hausladen, 25, of North Tonawanda - charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance - ketamine
- Charles Besser, 30, of Hamburg - charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance - cocaine
- Arial Clark, 21, of Salamanca - charged with disorderly conduct
The following people were charged with trespass:
- Mark Gilman, 46, of Salamanca
- Cory Jones, 23, of Ellicottville
- Michael Barczak, 33, of Great Valley
- Elliot Koller, 23, of Great Valley
The following people were charged with unlawful possession of marijuana:
- Lowell Jeffords, 29, of West Henrietta
- Eugene Herter, 33, of Gainesville
- Colin Podsiadlo, 22, of Depew
- Travis Bright, 25, of Youngsville
- Richard Smith, 23, of Batavia
- Eric Thill, 29, of Hamburg
- Brian Jaenszel, 29, of Hamburg
- Donald O'Dell Jr., 46, of Buffalo
- Mark Nykyforchyn, 25, of Hamburg
- James Gatto, 21, of Niagara Falls
- Jason Young, 25, of Blasdell
- Donald Berger, 29, of Elma
- Christopher Doe, 46, of Pulaski
- Lacy Corona, 25, of Salamanca
The following people were charged with underage possession of alcohol:
- Michael Avery, 19, of Grand Island
- Cory Ludwig, 18, of Grand Island
- Joseph Guenther, 19, of Grand Island
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