Jamestown Man Jailed Following Stabbing At Mayville Library

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MAYVILLE, NY (WNY News Now) – A 20-year-old Jamestown man is behind bars following a stabbing at the Mayville Library.

The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office accused Xavier Guadarrama of assaulting a library employee with a knife around 7 p.m. on Tuesday.

Guadarrama allegedly fled the scene just before deputies’ arrival. Following a brief search, Guadarrama was later located and taken into custody.

He has been charged with first-degree attempted assault, criminal possession of a weapon and menacing. Guadarrama was also found to be wanted on an outstanding probation warrant.

Deputies said Guadarrama was transported to the Chautauqua County Jail, pending arraignment.


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