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Raid nets $40K in cocaine and 1 arrest


SCHENECTADY, N.Y. - The Schenectady Police Department executed a raid at a Congress Street home Wednesday morning, leading to one arrest and recovery of over $40,000 in narcotics.

The Special Investigations Unit, assisted by the Special Operations Unit, executed a search warrant at 722 Congress Street resulting in the arrest of 27-year-old Christopher Smith, of that address.

Investigators recovered over eight ounces of cocaine with an estimated street value in excess of $40,000, and $5,410 in cash.

Smith is charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance first-degree and third-degree, both felonies, and is being held in city lockup.


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