01 September 2020
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


  
 
PRESS RELEASE
 

Wellsville man arrested for shoplifting, drug possession in Amity

On August 31, 2020, SP Amity Troopers arrested John H. Finch Jr., 29, of Wellsville, NY for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree, Petit Larceny, and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle 3rd Degree.

Troopers investigating a shoplifting complaint at Crosby’s in the town of Amity determined Finch had stolen merchandise valued at $17.28. During the course of their investigation, they discovered Finch to be in possession of Clonazepam pills for which he did not have a valid prescription.

Finch was arrested and released with appearance tickets for Amity Town Court, where he is due to appear later this month.

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