The 4th of July is this Saturday and that means this week should see a good number of people launching their own fireworks off.

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However, in New York State, most fireworks are illegal and according to Governor Andrew Cuomo, New York State Police will be launching a detail to prevent people from bringing illegal fireworks into New York State from Pennsylvania.

According to WIVB, seven people in Jamestown were arrested by NYS Police and Jamestown Police for bringing illegal fireworks into New York State.

It was all part of a police detail that ran from noon to 5 p.m. Four of the people were Jamestown residents, two were from Falconer and the other was from out of the area.

All were issued tickets to appear in court at a later date.

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