Last week the New York State Police and the Chemung County Sheriff s Office conducted a joint marijuana eradication operation throughout Chemung County. During the operation over 200 plants were discovered at various locations
throughout the county.
The following individuals were arrested.
Brian Stanton, age 48, of Chemung, NY, was arrested for Unlicensed Growing of Marijuana, Unlawful Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Fireworks,
Roger Henry, age 41, of Beaver Dams, NY, was arreste,d for Unlicensed Growing of Marijuana and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana.
Earl Speicher, age 51, of Beaver Dams, NY, was arrested for Unlicensed Growing of Marijuana and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana.
Daniel T. Howe, age 40, of Wellsburg, NY, was arrested for Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th Degree and has further charges pending.
The operation was conducted from 08/28/08 through 08/30/08 and agencies were assisted by the New York State Police Aviation Unit out of Batavia, NY,Chemung County Sheriff.