(WNY News Now) – In a joint operation, narcotics investigators from the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office and the City of Jamestown Police Department executed a search warrant at 36 Chautauqua Ave’s lower apartment, leading to the arrest of two Jamestown residents.
Jamestown – In a coordinated effort to combat narcotics-related activities, law enforcement authorities executed a search warrant at 36 Chautauqua Ave’s lower apartment in Jamestown, New York. The operation unfolded on October 24, 2023, resulting in the arrest of two individuals: Micayla Blair, a 21-year-old female, and Devonte Green, a 24-year-old male.
During the search of the apartment, narcotics investigators allegedly discovered and confiscated a quantity of fentanyl, drug paraphernalia associated with the distribution of narcotics, and $1,513 in U.S. currency. The presence of a child during this operation raised concerns for the child’s welfare. As a consequence, Blair and Green were both charged with the following offenses:
- Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree: Both individuals face this felony charge, which pertains to the unlawful possession of a controlled substance with the intent to sell or distribute.
- Criminally Using Drug Paraphernalia 2nd Degree: Another felony charge, this relates to the use of drug paraphernalia for narcotics-related activities.
- Endangering the Welfare of a Child: This is a misdemeanor charge, reflecting the presence of a child in a situation that could be detrimental to their well-being.
After their arrest, Blair and Green were transported to the City of Jamestown Court for arraignment.
For those with information or tips related to narcotics investigations, the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office provides a dedicated tip line at 800-344-8702 or 716-664-2420. Additionally, the Jamestown Police Department offers a tip line at 716-483-8477 for residents to report any relevant information.