Two charged with possessing large amount of heroin

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KINGSTON – Two people have been arrested and charged with two felony
counts each of possessing drugs.

Kim Candelario, 51, of Kingston and Swain Chappell, 51, of the Bronx were
charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance after Kingston
Police found them in possession of a large quantity of unpackaged heroin.
They were also charged with criminally using drug paraphernalia as a misdemeanor.

The two were arrested following a warrant search. They were stopped on
Elmendorf Street after returning from New York City with the drugs.

The investigation that led to their arrests began by the police department’s
Special Investigations Unit look into heroin sales throughout the Midtown
area of Kingston.