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01 March 2018
Schenectady, NY man arrested for possession of Fentanyl, Heroin and Marihuana subsequent to a traffic stop.
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Douglas R. Keyer Jr.
Troop T Commander
Coxsackie, NY – On March 1, 2018, at approximately 2:50 a.m., State Police stopped a vehicle on I-87, in the town of Coxsackie for a vehicle and traffic violation. During the interviewing of the driver and passenger Jakeem A. April, age 32, of Schenectady, NY probable cause to search the vehicle and its occupants was established. During the subsequent search of the vehicle, (2) baggies containing Fentanyl weighing approximately 11.3 grams and 10.8 grams were located along with approximately 11.2 grams of Heroin, approximately 500 empty glassine envelopes, an unknown cutting agent for heroin and 4 grams of Marihuana were all located in the vehicle. The driver and passenger were taken into custody, transported and processed at SP Albany, where they were subsequently charged with:
April is currently awaiting arraignment in the Town of Coxsackie Court. No bail information or return court date available at this time. The driver of the vehicle was issued tickets for vehicle and traffic violations and released.
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