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Jamestown police seized 91 bags of heroin mixed with fentanyl during a traffic stop Monday in the city, police said. The occupants of the vehicle, 31-year-old Jonathan Negron-Rosario and Melvin Galarza, 42, of Jamestown, were taken to the Jamestown City Jail, where they were awaiting arraignment on charges of felony third-degree criminal possession of a controlled subst…

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A Lockport man has been arrested after allegedly traveling to North Tonawanda to sell crack cocaine to an undercover officer, according to the Niagara County Sheriff's Office. Deputies said 42-year-old Winston Lloyd Jenkins was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance, both felonies,…

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A Buffalo man was arrested on a drug charge Wednesday after Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies were called to investigate four men allegedly trespassing on property near a residence in Gerry, according to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office. Deputies said they tracked 21-year-old D'Anthony D. Boyd and three other individuals to the residence using K-9 dogs, and fou…

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Three Chautauqua County men were arrested on drug charges after the vehicle they were in was pulled over by State Police. Troopers said Kenneth Houghwot, 36, and Bruce Houghwot, 39, both of Panama, were each charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Charles Cummins, 48, also of Panama, was charged with two counts of seventh-degree cri…

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An investigation Wednesday of a South Main Street residence in Cassadaga resulted in the arrest of an occupant on drug possession charges, according to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office. Members of the Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force and the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force both developed information of alleged illegal drug activity inside the residence, the …

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A Genesee County man was arrested on drug possession charges following a traffic stop Wednesday on the New York State Thruway in Batavia, according to the Genesee County Sheriff's Office. Kyle A. Hawley, 29, was charged with two counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, possession of a hypodermic instrument and second-degree criminal use of…

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A Rochester man who allegedly sold crack cocaine to an undercover agent of the Genesee County Local Drug Enforcement Task Force on three separate occasions was arraigned Monday in Genesee County Court, according to the Genesee County Sheriff's Office. Lorenzo A. Terry, 51, was charged with third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance and third-degree criminal po…

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A former Genesee County corrections officer was arrested Monday on theft and drug charges in the theft of an inmate's prescribed medication, according to the Genesee County Sheriff's Office. Justin M. Gugel, 30, faces charges of petit larceny and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance when he is arraigned May 7 in Batavia City Court. While emplo…

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A Connecticut man was arrested Sunday on drug possession charges following a traffic stop in Jamestown, according to New York State Police. Andres Gascot-Correa, 33, of New Britain, Conn., was charged with two counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, possession of controlled substances by ultimate users original container and unlawful …