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City Man Jailed After Narcotics, Cash Found

A large quantity of methamphetamine, fentanyl and cash were seized Friday, the Jamestown Police Department said.

Walter S. Duprey, 36, of Jamestown, was reportedly observed around 11:39 a.m. driving a Honda Civic down West Cowden Street being chased by a citizen yelling for him to stop. The incident took place in front of members of the Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force, New York State Police K-9 Unit and patrol officers.

Duprey quickly exited the sedan after seeing officers approach. It was learned the Jamestown man was operating the vehicle on a suspended license.

A search turned up the narcotics, scales, packaging materials and $1,700 in cash. He was taken into custody on charges of two counts of third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, two counts of criminal possession of paraphernalia and unlawful possession of marijuana. He was taken to Jamestown City Jail.

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