25 February 2021
 
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


  
 
 
 
PRESS RELEASE
 
On February 24th, 2021, Troopers out of SP Jamestown arrested Manuel Fernandez, 37, of Jamestown, for Unlawfully Fleeing from a Police Officer 3rd Degree.
 
The Troopers observed the suspect vehicle that had recently been reported driving away from a property damage accident on Falconer Street in Jamestown and attempted to pull the vehicle over. The suspect vehicle failed to comply and a pursuit was initiated. The suspect vehicle drove down several streets through the city of Jamestown before pulling into a residence on Hoyt Alley. The driver, Fernandez, was taken into custody without further incident. Fernandez was transported to SP Jamestown where he was processed and issued an appearance ticket and multiple traffic tickets. Jamestown Police also issued Fernandez a ticket for Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Accident. Fernandez is scheduled to appear in the city of Jamestown Court on a later date.
 

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