Acting Major R. Christopher West
Troop G Commander
A marijuana eradication detail resulted in 131 marijuana plants seized and five people arrested this month in Schoharie County. The arrests were a result of the State Police coordinated effort with Aviation, Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Troopers and Sergeants from the SP Cobleskill barracks.
State Police arrested the following individuals for Unlawful Growing of Marihuana (a class A misdemeanor) and Unlawful Possession of Marihuana 2nd degree (a violation):
Caroline, E. Warner, arrested in the Town of Richmondville
Jonathan L. Pitt, arrested in the Town of Schoharie
Edward Cook, arrested in the Town of Wright
William J. Coyne, Jr., arrested in the Town of Summit
Beverly Sisco, arrested in the Town of Summit
All were released on appearance tickets and are scheduled to appear in Court at a later date.