Heroin Confiscated

Two Jamestown men are being held in city jail after a Thursday evening drug bust.

Carlos J. Velez Jr., 23, and Felix Rodriguez-Gomez, 27, both of Jamestown, were charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance following the 6:30 p.m. bust.

Jamestown police, with the assistance of the SWAT team and the New York State Police’s Community Narcotics Enforcement Team executed a search warrant at 734 E. Second St. after an investigation led them to the location.

Investigators located Velez and Rodriguez-Gomez inside with a large quanity of cash and heroin. Both are awaiting arraignment on the charges.

Anyone with information on the illegal sales of narcotics and contact the JPD’s anonymous tip line at 483-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.