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    Jamestown woman with outstanding warrant charged with seventh degree possession

    By Kayleigh Hunter-Gasperini,


    BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — A Jamestown woman, known to have an outstanding warrant from the Jamestown police department, was charged with seventh degree possession of a controlled substance.

    36-year-old Vanessa L. Figueredo was in a vehicle that was pulled over during a traffic stop at N. Main St and W 7th St. just before 1:40 a.m. Friday. Officials say she had an outstanding warrant for assault among multiple other charges.

    Figueredo was taken into custody and allegedly tried to conceal a quantity of crack cocaine by discarding it near the vehicle.

    She was charged with seventh degree possession of a controlled substance and tampering with physical evidence.

    Kayleigh Hunter-Gasperini joined the News 4 team in 2024 as a Digital Video Producer. She is a graduate of Chatham University.

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