Fulton County

Police arrest alleged crack dealer in Gloversville

Police: Arrest followed four-month investigation

GLOVERSVILLE — Police said a four-month drug investigation resulted in the arrest of a Fifth Avenue resident in connection with crack cocaine sales. 

Shamar J. Sumpter, 33, was charged with two counts each of third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance and third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, both felonies. 

Gloversville police and the Glove Cities Emergency Response Team arrested Sumpter on Dec. 30, according to a prepared statement.

Sumpter was taken to Fulton County Correctional Facility until his arraignment in Fulton County Court at a later date.

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