NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Acting Major Barry Chase
On October 14, 2020, Raymond R. Brown, age 42, of Townsend Road, town of Dix, Schuyler County was arrested on a superior Court Warrant for Criminal Possession of Marijuana in the Second Degree, a D felony. The arrest is the result of a lengthy investigation by the New York State Police into a marijuana growing operation on Townsend Rd. in the Town of Dix. On August 5, 2020, members of the New York State Police Violent Gang and Narcotics Enforcement Team executed a search warrant on Townsend Rd. and located 41 marijuana plants, scales used to weigh marijuana and equipment used to grow and cultivate marijuana. Approximately 2 pounds of marijuana was seized in total. Brown was remanded to the Schuyler County Jail pending his arraignment in Schuyler County Court.