Reputed gang member arrested
KINGSTON, N.Y. -- A Brooklyn man police say is a member of the crips gang is arrested in Kingston.
Roy Benton was arrested shortly after 1:30 am on Friday in the area of Franklin Street and Clinton Avenue. He was facing misdemeanor drug charges but when taking him into custody officers found an ounce and a half of crack cocaine.
He is now facing felony drug charges. Benton is currently being held until his arraignment.