Elderly man charged with drug sales



MONTICELLO – A Monticello man is charged with drug sales in the village.
James “Doc” Holliday, 75, was arrested for felonies of criminal sale and possession of marijuana, a misdemeanor for criminally using drug paraphernalia and a violation of unlawful possession of marijuana.
Holliday was arrested following an investigation into illegal narcotics activities on Liberty Street in Monticello.  Officers arrested him after he was observed selling heroin to another person. A subsequent search of his Liberty Street apartment resulted in the recovery of 367 glassine envelopes of heroin packaged for sale, a clear plastic bag with seven more grams of heroin, packaging materials, a small amount of marijuana and over $2,000 in cash.
He is in the Sullivan County Jail without bail.

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