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Buffalo man Arrested on Narcotics charges


Erie County Sheriff Timothy B Howard reports that his narcotics unit, with the assistance of The Buffalo Police Narcotics Unit, arrested a Buffalo man on narcotics charges after executing a search warrant signed by Erie County Court Judge Kenneth Case.

Matthew R. McCarty, 22 years old, was arrested at his residence at 45 Tyler Street in the City of Buffalo, NY. Approximately 3 lbs. of marijuana and a quantity of hallucinogenic mushrooms were seized. McCarty was charged with criminal possession of a hallucinogenic drug with intent to sell, a B felony, Criminal possession of a Hallucinogen, a C felony, and criminal possession of marijuana, a D felony. 

McCarty was taken to the Erie County Holding Center to await arraignment in Buffalo City Court. For further information contact ECSO Senior Detective Alan Rozansky @ 867-6161