Major Edward J. Kennedy
Troop A Commander
Friendship man arrested for drug possession
On April 22, 2019, SP Amity Troopers arrested Paul J. Carpenter, 45, of Friendship, NY for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree Criminal Possession of Marihuana 4th Degree, Criminal Nuisance 2nd Degree, and Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Non-Original Container.
During their investigation of a complaint at a residence on West Main Street in the town of Friendship, Troopers discovered Carpenter to be in possession of several pills for which he did not have a prescription, as well as approximately 67 grams of marijuana. Carpenter was arrested and transported to SP Amity for processing.
Learn was released with appearance tickets for Friendship Town Court, where he is due to appear in May.