Major Carla A. DiRienzo
Troop T Commander
Cornwall, NY – On March 7, 2022, at approximately 2:20 a.m., State Police stopped a vehicle on I-87 in the town of Cornwall for a vehicle and traffic violation. While Troopers were interviewing the driver, probable cause to search the vehicle and the occupants was established. Troopers located approximately 2.3 grams of cocaine and a scale with cocaine residue on it, inside the vehicle.
The driver, Enxhurjena Gjeta, 23, and passenger, Emanuel Agaj, 24, both of Bronx, NY, were taken into custody, transported and processed at SP Newburgh. They were charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 5th degree; a Class D Felony and Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia 2nd degree; a Class A Misdemeanor.
Both were released with appearance tickets returnable to the Town of Cornwall Court on March 24, 2022 at 3:00 p.m.