Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Geneseo: Four arrested, $30K in pot confiscated

Top: Lin, Lum
Botton: Song, Van Dyke
GENESEO: The Livingston County Drug Task Force reports the arrest of four people for trafficking marijuana in Livingston County. The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office received information from the U.S. Postal Inspection Service that three packages were being shipped from California to Geneseo, NY that were suspected to contain large quantities of marijuana. The Livingston County Drug Task force launched an investigation into the packages in cooperation with the U.S Postal Inspectors.
After a week long investigation four were arrested for their alleged involvement.
The Geneseo Police Department arrested Ze Hoa Lin age 21 of Brooklyn, NY, Ada Song age 20 of Geneseo, Ryan Lum age 20 of Geneseo and Tyler Vandyke age 22 of Rhinebeck, NY.   All four were charged with Felony Criminal Possession of Marijuana in the 2nd Degree and Conspiracy in the 5th Degree. As a result of the investigation over 8 pounds of marijuana was seized along with $10,450 in U.S. Currency and $2,925 in Canadian Currency. The street value of the marijuana is over $30,000. The Livingston County Drug Task Force is comprised of members of the following agencies, the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office, Avon Police Department, Caledonia Police Department, Dansville Police Department, Drug Enforcement Administration, Geneseo Police Department, Mount Morris Police Department, Nunda Police Department, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and the Livingston County District Attorney’s Office.