Major Robert E. Patnaude
Troop G Commander
On April 30, 2020 State Police arrested 30-year-old Jesus O. Cruz of Troy, for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 5th degree, a D felony.
Cruz was stopped for a traffic infraction as he travelled on the Northway in the Town of Moreau at approx. 11:24 a.m. on Thursday. Upon interviewing Cruz, the Trooper observed signs of drug use and a search revealed that Cruz was in possession of approximately 2.17 grams of crack cocaine.
Cruz was taken into custody and processed. He was issued an appearance ticket for Moreau Town Court on July 8, 2020 at 9 a.m.