City Man Found With 5 Pounds Of Marijuana

On Wednesday at 3:50 p.m., the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force, New York State Police and the Jamestown Police Department arrested Matthew A. Zimmerman, 27, of 25 Price St. in Jamestown and charged him with one count of second-degree criminal possession of marijuana.

As part of a joint investigation, Zimmerman was stopped on West Eleventh Street and found to be in possession of approximately 5 pounds of marijuana. He was subsequently arraigned in City Court and released to appear at a later date for further court proceedings.

The Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force is comprised of officers from the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office and Dunkirk Police Department. The Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force would like to encourage members of the community to call the Task Force at 800-344-8702 when they observe narcotics-related activities in their area.