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LOCKPORT – A Niagara Falls man was arraigned Wednesday in Niagara County Court on charges of possessing crack cocaine and hydrocodone when he was arrested in that city Sept. 6.

Timotheus Robinson, 27, of 19th Street, pleaded not guilty to third-, fifth- and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. He allegedly had painkiller pills and 910 milligrams of crack.

In another Falls drug case Wednesday, Ra’Kuann S. Simpson, 21, of Rochester, pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of attempted fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and was scheduled for sentencing March 22 by County Judge Sara Sheldon Farkas.

Simpson and another Rochester-area man, Daquan S. Johnson, 19, of Greece, were arrested on cocaine possession charges May 11 in Niagara Falls.