03 October 2019
Major Edward J. Kennedy
Troop A Commander

On October 2, 2019, the Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI), Uniform Troopers and the Violent Gang and Narcotics Enforcement Team (VGNET) arrested Dusten W. Rhodes, 30 of Broad Street, Bolivar, NY for Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance 3rd degree (B Felony), Reckless Endangerment 1st degree (D Felony) and two counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child.
On September 13, 2019, Troopers responded to a possible overdose in the town of Genesee, Allegany County.  Further investigation revealed that Rhodes sold heroin/fentanyl to another, with two of his children present.
Rhodes was arrested and processed at SP Amity.  Rhodes was arraigned at the town of Amity Court and remanded to the Allegany County Jail in lieu of $50,000 cash bail, $1000,000 bond.

The New York State Police were assisted by the Allegany County Probation Department and the Allegany County District Attorney’s Office.

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