Parolee taken into custody after cocaine found in raid

Posted at 2:40 PM, Dec 12, 2014
and last updated 2015-12-07 14:40:25-05

A man currently out on parole is being held after a raid at his Jamestown home uncovered around $10,000 in cocaine.

Around 10:45 a.m. Friday, officers stormed a home on East 5th Street and took Luis Martinez into custody, charging the 42-year-old parolee with third degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal use of drug paraphernalia.

During the raid, police seized around four ounces of cocaine.

Martinez is being held pending arraignment.

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