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October 2, 2013- Sheriff Tim Howard reports the arrest of a City of Buffalo man on narcotics charages following a traffic stop in the City of Buffalo.

Deputies Simon Biegasiewicz and Jason Clark, while working on the Strike Force Detail in the City of Buffalo, conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle operated by 48 year old Robert Smith.  Upon further investigation, Mr. Smith was found to be in possession of crack cocaine.  Mr. Smith was arrested and charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 5th degree (D) felony and several other V&T charges.

Mr. Smith was taken to the Erie County Holding Center pending arraignment for the above stated charges in the City of Buffalo Court at a later date.