Three people in New York received various drug charges while authorities were executing an arrest warrant for one man on Oct. 20. According to a media release from the New York State Police, troopers were looking for a 27-year-old man when they visited the home of a 37-year-old man in Plattsburgh. As a result of what was found in the residence, both men and a 23-year-old woman were all taken into custody.
When troopers visited the home on Rugar Street, they allegedly discovered hypodermic needles and several alleged precursors to meth, including Sudafed and ammonium nitrate. All three of the individuals were arraigned at Town of Plattsburgh Court for a drug charge of unlawful manufacturing of methamphetamine in the third degree, unlawful possession of marijuana and criminal use of drug paraphernalia in the second degree as well as various counts for criminal possession of a controlled substance. The accused woman received an additional charge for criminal tampering with physical evidence.