17 May 2019
Major Edward J. Kennedy
Troop A Commander


On May 17th, 2019, Troopers out of SP Jamestown arrested Austin Muntz, 22, of Kennedy, for Criminal Contempt 2nd Degree.

The Troopers and Chautauqua County Sheriff Deputies responded to Route 62 and Hartson Road in Kennedy for a report of a female subject being chased through a field. Investigation revealed that Muntz and the victim got into an argument and the victim fled from Muntz’s vehicle as she feared for her safety. Muntz was placed under arrest after confirming there was a stay-away order directing he avoid all contact with the victim. Muntz was processed at SP Jamestown and transferred to the Chautauqua County Jail, pending arraignment.


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