Unwanted man charged with drug possession

BROCTON — A Dewittville man has been charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Around 12:19 a.m. today, Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies responded to 53 E. Main St. in the village of Brocton for a report of an unwanted male. Deputies located the male who identified himself as Jerome A. Rogerson, 24.

Through an investigation, Rogerson was found to be in possession of a small quantity of methamphetamine. Rogerson was charged with seventh-degree criminal Possession of a controlled substance and will answer the charges in village of Brocton court.