11 January 2021
 
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Ruben A. Oliver
Troop B Commander
 
 
 
PRESS RELEASE
 
On January 10, 2021, at approximately 4:56 p.m., State Police conducted a traffic stop on a 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche pick-up truck on State Highway 37, in the town of Oswegatchie. The operator, identified as 31-year-old Quinton J. Lancto, of Gouverneur, and passenger 28-year-old Amber L. Gilmore of Canton, were subsequently arrested after they were found in possession of heroin, methamphetamine, and drug paraphernalia. Lancto was also found to be driving while under the influence of drugs. Lancto was charged with DWAI-drugs, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree, and Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia 2nd degree. Gilmore was charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree. Both were released on appearance tickets to appear in the Oswegatchie Town Court at a later date and time.

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