Drug bust nabs dealer to suburbs

Apr 25, 2015

Authorities raided a Walden Avenue apartment last night and busted a drug dealer with drugs, cash and a weapon.

Narcotics Units from the Sheriff's Department and Buffalo Police descended upon the residence late Friday night. 39-year-old Marius Austin was found to be in possession of a half kilo of cocaine along with a loaded pistol grip shotgun. The value of the coke was estimated at $20,000.

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Austin was targeting suburban areas with his sales.

He is facing a series of charges, including an A1 felony for criminal possession of narcotics.