19 September 2019
Major Edward J. Kennedy
Troop A Commander


On September 16th, 2019, Troopers out of SP Jamestown arrested Caitlin Arnold, 27, of Jamestown, for Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle 3rd Degree, Unlawful Possession of Marijuana 2nd Degree and both Arnold and Rodney Townsel, 36, of Jamestown, for three counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree, two counts of Criminally Using Drug Paraphernalia 2nd Degree, two counts of Possession of Controlled Substances by Ultimate Users Original Container. 

The Trooeprs pulled over a vehicle on Route 60 in Gerry that was reported stolen out of the city of Jamestown.  While searching through her purse for her license, the driver, later identified as Arnold, exposed a bag of marijuana.  Arnold and the passenger Townsel were searched and the following additional items were located:  a bag containing Amphetamine/Dextroamphetamine pills, a bottle containing Methylphenidate pills, two straws containing heroin residue and a glass smoking device containing heroin residue.  Arnold and Townsel were placed under arrest, transported to SP Jamestown and processed.  Arnold and Townsel were released with appearance tickets and are scheduled to appear in the town of Gerry Court on a later date.  The complainaint was advised that her vehicle had been recovered. 

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