Football Fan Arrested on Felony Drug Charges.
Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports 34-year-old Christopher Young of Williamsville was arrested following a confrontation with Deputies in the 300 level of New Era Field Monday night.
Deputies responded to the vomitory of Section 300 for a male subject being disruptive and confrontational toward guests. Young was combative with responding Deputies and taken into custody. The individual was escorted to the security center where a felony amount of cocaine, rolled in U.S currency, was discovered in his possession.
Young is charged with a felony count of criminal possession of cocaine, a misdemeanor count of resisting arrest, and violations for harassment and disorderly conduct. Young is held at the Erie County Holding Center pending his arraignment.
The Erie County Sheriff’s Office made a total of five arrests in and around the stadium Monday and early Tuesday morning ranging from violations to felony charges.