13 October 2019
Major Edward J. Kennedy
Troop A Commander

On October 13th, 2019, Troopers out of SP Jamestown arrested Michael Austin, 39, of Cassadaga, for two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree, two counts of Criminally Using Drug Paraphernalia 2nd Degree and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation 3rd Degree. 

Austin was pulled over on Route 60 in Gerry for a traffic violation.  A check of Austin’s driving record revealed that his license was suspended and Austin was subsequently placed under arrest.  A search of Austin and his vehicle revealed bags containing nine grams of methamphetamine, a glass pipe containing methamphetamine residue, a digital scale, baggies, and a cut off straw and a spoon both containing methamphetamine residue.  Austin was processed at SP Jamestown and transported to the Chautauqua County Jail, pending arraignment. 

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