Contact Us
Orangetown Daily Voice serves Blauvelt, Grand View-on-Hudson, Orangeburg, Palisades, Pearl River, Piermont, South Nyack, Sparkill & Tappan
Return to your home site

Menu

Orangetown Daily Voice serves Blauvelt, Grand View-on-Hudson, Orangeburg, Palisades, Pearl River, Piermont, South Nyack, Sparkill & Tappan

Nearby Towns

  • North Rockland
    serves Garnerville, Grassy Point, Stony Point, Thiells, Tomkins Cove, Village of Haverstraw & West Haverstraw in Haverstraw Town
  • Ramapo
    serves Airmont, Chestnut Ridge, Hillburn, Hillcrest, Kaser, Monsey, Montebello, Mount Ivy, New Hempstead, New Square, Pomona, Sloatsburg, Spring Valley, Suffern, Tallman, Viola & Wesley Hills
  • Clarkstown
    serves Bardonia, Congers, Nanuet, New City, Upper Nyack, Valley Cottage & West Nyack
Breaking News: Thanksgiving Weather: What To Know Before, After
police & fire

Man Caught With Crystal Meth, Methadone In Rockland Parking Lot Stop

Ramapo police uncovered drugs and needles during a vehicle check on Monday.
Ramapo police uncovered drugs and needles during a vehicle check on Monday. Photo Credit: Ramapo Police Department/Facebook

RAMAPO, N.Y. -- Ramapo police nabbed a Georgia man on Monday for possession of crystal meth after an officer checked out a car sitting in a hotel parking lot, according to Ramapo police.

The unidentified 35-year-old Cartersville, Georgia man was apprehended after a Ramapo officer, who was investigating a suspicious occupied car in a hotel parking lot, walked up to the vehicle and observed a woman under a blanket and a male with an open liquor bottle, police said.

Upon further inquiries, the man admitted having methadone and a crystal meth pipe in the vehicle. A search of the car uncovered a crystal meth pipe, a bag of crystal meth, a bag of amphetamine, and nine needles, police said.

The man was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument. The woman was not charged.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Orangetown Daily Voice!

Serves Blauvelt, Grand View-on-Hudson, Orangeburg, Palisades, Pearl River, Piermont, South Nyack, Sparkill & Tappan

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.