Man had drugs, loaded gun in his car

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A Watertown man is facing several charges, including a felony, after police found drugs and a loaded semi-automatic Glock 27 handgun inside his 2009 Chevy Malibu.

According to, 28-year-old Octavius Paige was charged with felony second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, driving without a license, a defective muffler and a violation of window tint.

It was noted in the police report that Paige “did not intend to use the firearm unlawfully.

Paige also allegedly had marijuana inside the center console of the Malibu at the time.

He was taken to jail prior to being arraigned in City Court Monday.

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