Area Police Reports

SO. TIER REGIONAL DRUG TASK FORCE

Michael T. Gibson, 34, of 533 LaSalle Ave., Buffalo, and currently in the Chautauqua County Jail, was charged on Monday with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance on an outstanding warrant that was issued by the Chautauqua County Court as a result of a secret grand jury based on information presented by the Chautauqua County district attorney from the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force. Gibson had sold quantities of crack cocaine to agents of the task force in the city of Dunkirk. He is currently being held in the County Jail on other charges and will be arraigned before the county court.