Police arrest one after a month-long narcotics investigation in Troy

TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Wayne Smith Jr., 56, of Troy, was arrested after a month-long narcotics investigation. Smith was taken into custody during the execution of a search warrant at a residence on 6th Avenue.

Law enforcement located 50 grams of assorted narcotics, a rifle, packaging materials, a scale, and U.S. currency. The Rensselaer County Sheriff’s Office charged Smith with two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree and one count of criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree.   

He was arraigned in Troy City Court and remanded to the Rensselaer County Jail without bail. Smith is due back in court at a later date.

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