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Dunkirk Police arrest a Fredonia man after finding high-purity cocaine on him during a traffic stop

Posted at 7:30 AM, Oct 12, 2017

An overnight traffic stop in Dunkirk turned into a cocaine bust that landed a Fredonia man behind bars.

It was around 1:00 Thursday morning police pulled John Dewey over on Maple Avenue.

That's when they found a stash of high-purity cocaine powder, rocks, a scale and packaging material, and hundreds of dollars in cash in his car.

Police arrested Dewey and slapped him with five drug-related charges, including two felonies.

He's now being held without bail.