NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Eric L. Laughton
On November 7, 2019, members 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 Grimes, 30, of 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.