Man accused of selling crack cocaine in Jamestown

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JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WIVB) – A Jamestown man was arrested after a raid at his Lafayette Street apartment uncovered crack cocaine and cash.

Police have charged Laval Johnson with third degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Officers say the 29-year-old has been under investigation for selling crack cocaine in Jamestown.

Also arrested in the raid was 25-year-old Antonio Sanders. Police say he was inside the apartment and was wanted on two outstanding warrants for first degree criminal contempt.

Both Johnson and Sanders were taken to the city jail pending arraignment. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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