An inmate in the Chautauqua County Jail is accused of destroying a smoke detector.
At just before 9:30 Wednesday morning 21-year-old Nathaniel Hollins Jr. of Silver Creek sprayed cleaning solution into two smoke detector heads in the housing unit, causing a malfunction in the system and destroying one of the heads. The replacement parts are valued at $150.
Hollins is charged with criminal mischief, criminal tampering and obstructing governmental administration.
He was originally jailed on a charge of criminal possession of a weapon.