18 October 2021
 
  
 NEW YORK STATE POLICE
 Major Paul M. DeQuarto
 Troop F Commander
 

  
 
 
PRESS RELEASE
 

On October 17, 2021, at approximately 2:05 a.m., troopers from the Coxsackie barracks stopped a 2004 Chevrolet Silverado on State Route 9W in the town of Catskill for a vehicle and traffic law violation. The operator of the vehicle was identified Scott P. Hapeman, age 50 from the town of Greenport and the passenger was identified as Brad R. Hapeman, age 48, also from the town of Greenport. While speaking with troopers, it was learned that Brad Hapeman was in possession of crack-cocaine. A search of the vehicle yielded approximately 9 grams of crack-cocaine and a glass smoking pipe with cocaine residue.

Scott Hapeman was charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 5th degree, a felony and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree, a misdemeanor

Brian Hapeman was charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd degree, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 4th degree, both felonies and the misdemeanors of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree and Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia

They were both arraigned before Judge Dorpfeld and remanded to Greene County Jail without bail.


 
 

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