Salena M. Hare Arrested for Driving While Impaired

By | July 26, 2023



Jamestown police charged Salena M. Hare with various offenses including driving while impaired by drugs. Hare was stopped for driving without headlights or tail lights and was found to be operating the vehicle with a revoked license. Hare refused sobriety testing. Jamie L. Warner was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance and tampering with physical evidence. In a separate incident, Matthew R. Eckhardt was arrested for driving while intoxicated. Flint A. Cox was charged with driving while intoxicated after crashing into parked vehicles. reported

The Jamestown Police Department recently made two arrests in separate incidents. Salena M. Hare, 31, was charged with several offenses including insufficient headlamps, insufficient tail lamps, first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, and driving while ability impaired by drugs. Hare was pulled over by officers at 3:17 a.m. on Foote Avenue for driving without headlights or tail lights. Upon further investigation, it was discovered that Hare was operating the vehicle on a revoked license. Hare also failed sobriety testing and refused to be evaluated by the department’s drug recognition expert.

In another incident, Jamie L. Warner, 41, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and tampering with physical evidence. Officers responded to the east side of the city for a follow-up investigation and found Warner on a front porch. Warner had an active warrant and allegedly attempted to hide methamphetamine inside a nearby car. Warner was taken to Jamestown City Jail and held for arraignment.

The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department also made arrests recently. Matthew R. Eckhardt, 29, of Nashville, was charged with driving while intoxicated after a traffic stop. Eckhardt was found to be intoxicated and was taken into custody. He was later released with traffic tickets for failure to keep right, driving while intoxicated, and aggravated driving while intoxicated.

Additionally, Flint A. Cox, 55, of Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, was charged with multiple offenses following a motor vehicle accident on Brownell Road. Deputies responded to the scene and discovered that Cox had been operating the vehicle while intoxicated. He was charged with driving while intoxicated, reckless driving, leaving the scene of a property damage accident, and more.

These recent arrests highlight the importance of obeying traffic laws and avoiding driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol. The Jamestown Police Department and Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department are working diligently to keep the community safe and hold individuals accountable for their actions..

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