A Batavia man was apprehended Friday afternoon on a grand jury warrant charging him with selling crack cocaine, Batavia police reported.
After the investigation by the Batavia police narcotics team, Nekia Newton, 28, of Central Avenue, was charged with criminal possession and criminal sale of a controlled substance.
Police took him into custody shortly before 5 p.m., and he was jailed in lieu of $15,000 bail.
Anyone with information about the sale of illegal drugs in Batavia should call police at (585) 345-6354. All calls are kept confidential.