Two arrested in latest Port Jervis drug raid




PORT JERVIS – A Port Jervis couple was arrested on drug charges following an undercover investigation into drug sales at the 167 Jersey Avenue.
Armed with a no-knock search warrant, Port Jervis Police and the Orange County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Group arrested Stacie Denninson and Thaddeus Gaiter, both 43, and of that address on Tuesday.  They were both charged with three counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell and one other count of drug possession. Gaiter was also charged with criminal contempt.  Both were committed to the Orange County Jail, on $5,000 bail for Denninson and $10,000 bail for Gaiter.
Police recovered approximately a half-ounce of crack cocaine, 251 individual decks of heroin, packaging materials and cash during the court-ordered search.
Orange County Child Protective Services assisted in the investigation, which is being prosecuted by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office. 

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