Utica, NY (WIBX) - A Utica man is facing charges after members ot the Oneida County Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at 27 Shepard Place.

38-year old Matthew Brown is facing three counts of criminal possession of a contolled substance and three counts of criminal use of drug paraphernaila.

According to Utica Police, a quantity of cocaine was seized during the search.

The search was the result of an investigation into the sale and distribution of narcotics.