from Columbia County D.A.'s Office:
On August 31, 2018, Honorable Jonathan D. Nichols sentenced Gerell Young to one and one half (1 1/2) years with the New York State Department of Corrections, two (2) years post-release supervision, and ordered him to pay $400 in restitution upon his conviction of two (2) Counts of Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd Degree. The New York State Police investigated this matter and arrested Gerell Young. Ann Weaver represents Gerell Young. (Indictment No. 18-023)
He had plead guilty in July:
On July 19, 2018, Gerell Young, age 22, of Livingston, was convicted by plea, as indicted, in Court Court of two (2) Counts of Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd Degree, Honorable Jonathan D. Nichols presiding. The defendant committed the crimes in the Town of Livingston. The Court will sentence Gerell Young on August 31, 2018. New York State Police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team (CNET) investigated this matter and arrested Gerell Young. Ann Weaver, Esq. represents Gerell Young.
Original press release:
Livingston man arrested for selling heroin
NEW YORK STATE POLICE Major Robert C. GregoryTroop K Commander
Livingston, New York –
On June 7, 2018, the New York State Police from the Livingston Barracks in conjunction with the State Police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team Capital region, and Columbia County District Attorney’s Office arrested Gerell Young Jr., age 22, of Livingston, for two counts of Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the 2nd degree, class A-II felonies.
An investigation began earlier in the year determined Young was selling heroin in Columbia County. With the assistance of the Columbia County District Attorney’s Office a warrant was obtained for the arrest of Young, and executed on June 7, 2018.
Young was arraigned before the Columbia County Supreme Court, and remanded to the Columbia County Jail in lieu of $25,000 cash bail or bond.