On Sunday August 25th, 2019 at about 10:40 PM, officers with the City of Dunkirk Police Department responded to a call for an armed robbery that occurred at a residence on Washington Ave. It was reported to officers that a gun was displayed during the incident and that the suspects forcibly took an amount of property from the victim before fleeing the scene. Within minutes of the call patrol officers located a vehicle that was possibly involved near an address on King St. Through further investigation it was determined that two of the occupants, Jonathan R. Sidaui, age 29, and David B. Anzalone, age 35, were involved in the reported robbery. Several items belonging to the victim were located on the suspects along with a realistic looking pellet gun and an amount of illegal narcotics. Both suspects were taken into custody and transported to Dunkirk Police Headquarters. The investigation is ongoing at this time and additional charges are possible.
Both subjects were arraigned on charges of Robbery in the Second Degree and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree in Dunkirk City court By Judge John Kuzdale and remanded to Chautauqua County Jail on bail.