Pair arrested for possession of Marihuana and Cocaine subsequent to a traffic stop.
NEW YORK STATE POLICE Major Douglas R. Keyer Jr.Troop T Commander
PRESS RELEASEPlattekill, NY – On April 6, 2018, at approximately 2:25 p.m., State Police stopped a vehicle on I-87, in the town of Plattekill for an equipment violation. During the interviewing of the driver Antonio J. Feliz, age 53, of Schenectady, NY and his passenger Jerency Feliz, age 31, of Hudson, NY probable cause to search the vehicle and its occupants was established. During the subsequent search of the vehicle, approximately 4.64 grams of Marihuana were located along with approximately 29 grams of Cocaine. The driver and passenger were taken into custody, transported and processed at SP Newburgh, where they were subsequently charged with:
- Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd degree; a Class B Felony (with intent to sell) 1 count, both males
- Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd degree; a Class B Felony (Narcotic drug) 1 count, both males
- Unlawful Possession of Marihuana; a violation (Antonio Feliz only)
- Vehicle and traffic violations (Antonio Feliz only)
Both Antonio J. Feliz and Jerency Feliz were arraigned in the Town of Plattekill Court, and remanded to the Ulster County Jail. A. Feliz in lieu of $1500 cash or $2500 Bond, J. Feliz in lieu of $4000 cash or $12,500 bond. Both are scheduled to reappear in the Town of Plattekill Court on April 11, 2018, at 6:30 p.m.