23 October 2019
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Philip T. Rougeux
Troop D Commander
On October 21, 2019, State Police in Herkimer arrested a 38-year-old, Tiffany S. McConn from Sauquoit, NY for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 4th degree, a class “C” felony and Andrew W. Thornton, age 37 from Utica, NY for Criminal Possession of Controlled Substance 7th degree, a class “A” misdemeanor.
On October 21, 2019, at 5:19 p.m., Troopers stopped a 2013 Hyundai on State Route 5 in the town of Schuyler. The operator, Tiffany S. McConn was found to be in possession of one clear plastic bag containing approximately 3.5 grams of cocaine.
A passenger in the vehicle, Andrew Thornton was found to be in possession of a scale containing cocaine residue. McConn and Thornton were transported to the town of Schuyler Court for arraignment and were released. They are scheduled to appear in the town of Schuyler Court on November 18, 2019, at 2:00 P.M.