Horseheads man arrested for Criminal Possession of Marihuana 2nd degree (class E felony).



 Major Eric L. Laughton

 Troop E Commander





On November 7, 2019members of the Troop E New York State Police Violent Gang and Narcotics Enforcement Team (VGNET), Troop E K9, the Horseheads Police Department, the Elmira Police Department and the Chemung County Sheriff’s Office conducted a marihuana investigation in the village of Horseheads, NY.  At approximately 9:00AM, law enforcement members executed a search warrant on Gardner Rd. in the village of Horseheads and seized approximately 1.4 pounds of processed marihuana, marihuana plants, loose marihuana and a digital scale.  


As a result of the investigation, Amadio Grimes30of Horseheads, NY was arrested for Criminal Possession of Marihuana 2nd degree (class E felony).    


Grimes was arraigned at the Village of Horseheads Court and remanded to the Chemung County Jail on $3, 000 cash or $6,000 bond.