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Heroin, Coke Seized

In Raid Near Sidney

Chenango deputies provide this photo of alleged heroin packets seized near Sidney yesterday.
Chenango deputies provided this photo of alleged heroin packets and cash seized near Sidney yesterday.

‘No Knock’ Search Yields Suspect


GUILFORD – Executing a “no knock” search warrant here yesterday, Chenango County deputies and Sidney village police report seizing 280 packets of heroin, an ounce of cocaine, drug scales, packaging material and cash.

The resident of 104 Spreutels Lane, Samuel Rivera, was charged with two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled in the Third Degree (Class B Felony), Criminal Nuisance in the First Degree (Class E Felony), and two counts of Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia.  He was arraigned on $10,000 bail.

The investigation, which focused on heroin and cocaine sales in Sidney and Chenango County, is continuing, deputies said today.


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