JAMESTOWN – A man is facing felony tax fraud charges following a Tuesday morning raid on Forest Avenue.
Steven Patterson, 46, is accused of possessing 50 cartons of untaxed cigarettes, according to police.
The Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force said they also seized thousands of dollars in cash.
The New York State Department of Finance and Taxation and the CNET Narcotics Team assisted in the operation.
Patterson is charged with fifth degree criminal tax fraud and possession of unstamped, untaxed cigarettes.
He was taken to city jail to await arraignment.