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City man arrested for allegedly trafficking a "significant" amount of Cocaine...

A man on parole has been arrested in Jamestown for allegedly selling and trafficking cocaine for the past month from an eastside residence.  Members of the Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force late this morning raided an apartment at 500 East Fifth Street... along with members of the JPD SWAT Team.  City Police Captain Bob Samuelson says investigators arrested 42 year-old Luis Martinez after finding 3.8-ounces of powder cocaine hidden inside.  Samuelson calls it a "significant" amount of cocaine... which he adds had an estimated street value of $10,000.  He says Martinez is charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance... and, criminal use of drug paraphernalia.  He's jailed pending arraignment.

Man arrested for alleged rape in October incidents with 15 year-old girl in Jamestown...

An Ashville man has been arrested for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a 15 year-old girl in the city of Jamestown.  Sheriff's officers say they began an investigation into allegations that 33 year-old Joshua Glover was have the relationship with the girl last October.  Deputies say Glover was taken into custody after a warrant was issued out of city court for his arrest.  Glover is charged with three counts of second-degree rape... and, one count of endangering the welfare of a child.  He was arraigned... and, sent to the county jail without bail.  Child Protective Services assisted police in the investigation.  The county's District Attorney... and, Child Advocacy Program were also involved in the case.

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WJTN News Headlines for Jan. 22, 2021

A Jamestown man has been sentenced to three-years in federal prison afer beng convicted of being a convicted Felon in possession of firearms to sell in the area.  U-S Attorney James Kennedy, Juni...

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