Probe into sales of illegal cigarettes results in Jamestown man's arrest

An investigation into the sales of illegal cigarettes has led to the arrest of a Jamestown man this morning. Jamestown Police, Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force, State Police CNET and State Office of Tax and Finance executed a search warrant at an apartment at 262 Forest Avenue around 8:30 am. Inside, investigators located more than 50 cartons of untaxed cigarettes and several thousand dollars in cash. 46-year-old Steven Patterson has been charged with criminal tax fraud 5th and felony possession of unstamped/untaxed cigarettes. Patterson was transported to the city lock up pending arraignment.

Steven Patterson Photos by Jamestown Police


comments powered by Disqus
Local Weather
Dunkirk, NY
Keyword Search

Classic Hits 94.9FM - 1410AM & KIX Country 96.5FM - 100.3FM
4561 Willow Road | Dunkirk, New York 14048
Telephone: (716) 366-1410
Fax: (716) 366-1416
EEO Report  |  Public Inspection Files
WDOE, Dunkirk, NY & WBKX, Fredonia, NY
Copyright © 2018 Chautauqua Today
Classic Hits 1410 WDOE, Dunkirk, NY.
Site Designed by