WPD: Man possessed 37 envelopes of heroin in his groin area

WATERTOWN, NY —  Christopher M. Perciful, 39, of 25791 State Route 37, Apt. 209, Watertown, was charged by Watertown police at 2:12 p.m. Tuesday, July 14, in the 700 block of W. Main Street with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell.

Mr. Perciful is accused of possessing a small black drawstring bag in his groin area containing 37 individual glassine envelopes of heroin at about 3:10 p.m. June 7 at the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building.

He was additionally charged with petit larceny for allegedly stealing a DeWalt tool box valued at $39 when he ran out of White’s Lumber, 231 N. Rutland St., at about 7:00 a.m. June 30 without attempting to pay, according to court documents.

He was being held pending arraignment in City Court.




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