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Buffalo man charged with felony drug possession

Buffalo police charged a Janet Street man with felony drug possession after they found him carrying crack cocaine and heroin on Tuesday.

Andre Vernon, 18, was stopped by police on a traffic charge in the 100 block of Herkimer Street just after 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Police reported finding an unspecified number of glassine envelopes of heroin and crack cocaine. They also seized $4,200 from Vernon.

He was charged with fourth-degree and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, second-degree obstruction of governmental administration, and reckless endangerment.