Three arrested for Town of Alma Meth Lab
The Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force and the NYSP Community Narcotics Enforcement Team along with SP Amity BCI & Uniform personnel conducted a joint investigation into the manufacture of methamphetamine. The investigation resulted in a search warrant being executed at the residence of Matthew Norman 4823 Byrne Rd. in the town of Alma, Allegany County by members of the NYSP Special Operation Response Team (SORT) and the Contaminated Crime Scene Emergency Response Team (CCSERT). Laboratory equipment and materials used in the manufacture of methamphetamine were found at the scene along with a quantity of suspected methamphetamine.
The following subjects were arrested for Unlawful Manufacture of Methamphetamine in the 3rd degree (a Class D Felony ) and Unlawful Disposal of Methamphetamine Laboratory Material.(a Class E Felony)
Matthew C. Norman, 26, of Wellsville, NY
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Dennis J. Norman, 23, of Andover, NY
Cassondra R. Greene, 21, of Andover, NY
All three were arraigned in Town of Wellsville Court and committed to the Allegany County Jail on $25.000 bail.
The investigation is still continuing and additional charges may be pending. Allegany County District Attorney Keith Slep monitored the case.
Anyone with any information regarding the illegal manufacture, sale or use of narcotics is urged to contact their local police or the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force at (716) 373-2773. All calls will be kept confidential.