WATERTOWN City police arrested a 33-year-old Watertown man Sunday morning after they allegedly found 77.5 grams of heroin in his car.
Shawn S. Donato, 33, of 307 Howk St., was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance following a traffic stop about 10:30 a.m. in the 600 block of Factory Street.
He is accused of knowingly possessing the narcotic in the drivers side door pocket that was packaged in a manner consistent with intent to sell in 414 wax baggies, according to court documents.
He additionally was charged with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and violation of probation.
He was being held Monday at the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building pending arraignment in City Court.