Wednesday, March 13, 2019




Pair arrested for possessing heroin, stolen jewelry



CORNWALL – A traffic stop on the Thruway in the Town of Cornwall resulted in a man and woman being charged with drug possession and other charges.

State Police stopped their car on the evening of Sunday, March 10 for a vehicle and traffic violation.  

The driver, Kristin Otto, 30, of Wallkill, and passenger, Michel Leone, 30, of Monroe, were found in possession of a hypodermic needle cap containing cotton balls that tested positive for heroin. Leone was also found in possession of a hypodermic needle and some 9.3 grams of women’s jewelry that had been stolen.

Otto was charged with misdemeanor drug possession and vehicle and traffic violations.

Leone was charged with felony grand larceny and misdemeanor possession of drugs and possession of a hypodermic instrument.


Copyright © 2019 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network, Inc.
This story may not be reproduced in any form, by any media, without express written consent.
This includes rewriting, broadcasting and/or printing of material from,
by websites, radio and television stations, newspapers or other media



HEAR today's news on, the Hudson Valley's only Internet radio news report.