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Three pounds of cocaine found in car

COHOES - The New York State Police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team (CNET) arrested Peter Gomez, 32, of New York City for criminal possession of a controlled substance 1st degree. The arrest is the result of a vehicle stop in the City of Cohoes on Tuesday, March 18.

At the time of the stop, Gomez exited the vehicle and fled on foot. After a brief foot pursuit, he was captured by the Cohoes Police Department K9.

CNET Investigators obtained and executed a search warrant for the vehicle and seized more than 1300 grams (approximately three pounds) of cocaine, with an estimated street value of $130,000. 

Gomez was arraigned in the City of Cohoes Court and sent to the Albany County Jail in lieu of bail. 

State Police were assisted by Cohoes Police Department in the investigation which is ongoing. .