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MAN HELD ON DRUG CHARGES

A 27-year-old Dunkirk man was sent to the Chautauqua County Jail in lieu of $120,500 bail Friday after arraignment in City Court on drug and weapons charges.

Jose M. Garcia of Main Street was arrested at 11:35 p.m. Thursday after police executed a search warrant at 724 Main St., where they said they found a sawed-off shotgun, drug paraphernalia and an amount of cocaine with a street value of approximately $10,000.

Garcia was charged with two counts of third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and third-degree possession of a weapon, both felonies, and second-degree criminal use of drug paraphernalia, a misdemeanor.

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