ADVERTISEMENT

A 21-year-old Genesee Street man was arrested on felony drug charges after he fled the car in which he was a passenger when it was pulled over by police for a routine traffic check on Wyoming Avenue about 12:30 p.m. Monday.

Emmanuel Muniz Figueroa was captured in a driveway down the street on Wyoming and officers reported finding he had “a large amount of crack cocaine.” Figueroa was charged with multiple felony counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance and obstructing governmental administration for attempting to flee on foot.