LIMA – The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office arrested three Bath residents on Wednesday for allegedly having cocaine and needles in their vehicle on 15A in Lima.
According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Anthony Morse, 35, was charged with misdemeanor Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree, misdemeanor Criminal Possession of a Hypodermic Instrument, and a speeding violation; Donald Henry II, 27, was charged with misdemeanor Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree and misdemeanor Criminal Possession of a Hypodermic Instrument; and Shane Wood, 27, was charged with misdemeanor Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree.
Deputy Connor Sanford and Deputy Brent Gibbs, who are assigned to the Sheriff’s Office STOP Unit, were on patrol on Route 15A in Lima and pulled a vehicle over for allegedly speeding. During the roadside investigation, the Deputies suspected the three occupants of illegal drug activity.
The investigating Deputies recovered substances believed to be cocaine as well as several hypodermic instruments on each of the occupants.
Henry also had an active warrant with the Hornell Police Department and will face that charge prior to being released.
All three subjects were transported to Central Booking at the Livingston County Jail for processing and pre-arraignment detention.
Lima Town Justice Elvira Luhowy arraigned all three men on August 4 and ordered all of them held at the Livingston County Jail on $250 cash or $500 bond.
Assisting on scene was Deputy Brandan Flickner, Deputy Morganne Herrington, and Deputy Shawn Whitford.