Traffic Violation Ends with Felony Drug Arrest

Modified: August 1, 2018 9:37am

08/01/2018

Cruz, J

Passenger Discovered with Crack Cocaine

 

Buffalo, NY – Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports 58-year-old Jose Cruz of Collins was arrested July 31, following a traffic stop at Main Street and Kerr Warner Road in the Town of Collins.

 

During Deputy Szkatulski’s investigation of a traffic stop, he discovered a felony amount of crack cocaine in Jose Cruz possession.  Cruz was arrested and charged with a felony count of criminal possession of a controlled substance – cocaine.

 

Cruz is being held at the Erie County Holding Center pending his arraignment in Collins Town Court.

 

The driver was issued a warning and released from the scene.