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Four arrested in Jamestown-area drug raids

JAMESTOWN – Three men and a woman were jailed after raids on alleged drug-trafficking operations in Falconer and West Ellicott by agents of the Jamestown Metro Drug Task force on Friday.

Watkine Watkins, 35, and Alicia Haskins, 31, were arrested Friday morning on Central Avenue in Falconer and more than a half ounce of powder cocaine, a quantity of heroin and case were seized.

Thomas Kimbrough Sr., 44, and his son, Thomas Kimbrough Jr., 18, were arrested Friday afternoon on Frederick Avenue in West Ellicott and more than an ounce of powder cocaine, a quantity of marijuana and cash were seized.

Watkins is charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and three counts of endangering the welfare of a child after three small children were found in the Central Avenue home. Haskins is charged with resisting arrest, obstructing governmental administration and endangering the welfare of children.

The Kimbroughs were both charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

All four are being held in the Jamestown City Jail pending further court proceedings. The arrests came in a probe of Jamestown-area drug trafficking.

Jamestown and Ellicott police officers and state police officers all took part in the raids.