NIAGARA FALLS – Following an investigation the Niagara Falls Narcotics Bureau charged a man who is suspected of dealing marijuana in the city.

Shawn R. Finitz, 38, of 61st Street was charged with third-degree criminal possession of marijuana and criminal use of drug paraphernalia after narcotics detective served a search warrant at his home in the 200 block of 61st Street just before 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Detectives recovered 9.7 ounces of marijuana and packaging materials in the raid.