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Three arrested in Jamestown drug raid

JAMESTOWN – Two men and a 17-year-old woman were arrested by the Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force and State Police on drug charges during an early afternoon raid Wednesday on a Broadhead Avenue flat.

During the raid that began about 1:30 p.m. on the upper flat at 348 Broadhead agents reported seizing more than 60 grams of powder cocaine and crystal methamphetamine.

Rocco Beardsley, 30 and the 17-year-old woman were both charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Brandon M. Smith, 29, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. All three are jailed pending court proceedings. Anyone with information about the local sale of illegal narcotics is asked to contact the Drug Task Force anonymous Tip Line at 483-8477 . All such calls are kept confidential.