Two City Residents Charged After Friday Drug Raids

Two Jamestown residents have been charged after a drug raid on Hazzard Street after the property was identified as a nuisance by neighbors.

The Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force, Jamestown Police Department SWAT Team and members of the New York State Police CNET team served a search warrant at 21 Hazzard St., basement apartment, at 9:08 p.m. Friday and then served a subsequent search warrant at 57 Colfax St., upper apartment, Jamestown. Both addresses were identified by citizen complaints, Jamestown Police Department patrols and the task force investigation as neighborhood nuisances, according to the police report. As a result of both searches, police found 10 grams of methamphetamine, doses of LSD, several items of drug paraphernalia, cash and a stun gun, which is illegal to possess.

According to a police report, Jeremy S. Gross, 35, was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, second-degree criminally using drug paraphernalia and third-degree criminal possession of a weapon. Kimberly M. Fred, 34, was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and second-degree criminally using drug paraphernalia. Police reported Gross was discovered to be the renter and in charge of activity happening in the apartments.

Anyone with information into the illegal sales and trafficking of drugs in the Jamestown area can call the Jamestown Police Department’s anonymous tips line at 183-8477, visit the department’s Facebook Page and the Tips 411 app. All tips are kept confidential.