The City of Canandaigua Police Department reports the arrest of 34-year-old Emily Take, and 47-year-old George West of Canandaigua, New York. Tapke and West were arrested on September 21st, 2022, and charged with unlawful sale of cannabis.
It is alleged that both Tapke and West operated a cannabis dispensary and sold cannabis while in the City of Canandaigua. Neither Tapke or West have been issued a license to sell cannabis in New York State. The Canandaigua Police Department was assisted in the investigation by the New York State Office of Cannabis Management. West and TapkeTake issued an appearance ticket to appear in Canandaigua City Court later.