09 August 2022
Major Scott D. Field
Troop T Commander



New Paltz, NY – On August 6, 2022, at approximately 2:45 a.m., State Police stopped a car on I-87 in the town of New Paltz for a vehicle and traffic violation.  While interviewing the driver, probable cause to search the vehicle was established.  The driver, Jackilynn M. Boss, 21, of Kingston, NY, and the passenger, Kacey A. Miller, 21, of Port Ewen, NY, were found to be in possession of approximately 141 grams of edibles infused with Psilocybin mushrooms and a scale. 

The pair were taken into custody, transported, and processed at SP Highland where they were both charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 2nd degree; a Class A Felony, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Sell 3rd degree; a Class B Felony, and Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia 2nd degree; a Class A Misdemeanor.

Both women were arraigned before the Town of New Paltz Court and released on their own recognizance.  Boss and Miller are to return to Court on September 6, 2022, at 5:30 p.m.


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