Another man arrested during Jamestown drug investigation

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WIVB) — As the investigation into narcotics sales and trafficking in the Jamestown area continues, police have made another arrest.

The Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force along with New York State Police say they searched a home on Thursday and found drugs and a loaded gun.

Specifically, officers say they found a .22 caliber pistol, heroin, methadone and other paraphernalia. The investigation revealed that heroin had been trafficked from the Stowe Street apartment, according to the Task Force.

Mario Adams, 26, faces criminal possession charges relating to drugs and a weapon. He was also charged with criminal use of drug paraphernalia.

Adams is currently awaiting arraignment in the city jail and additional charges are pending.

Anyone with information on illegal narcotics activity in the Jamestown area is asked to call the Task Force’s anonymous tip line at 483-Tips (8477). 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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