Modified: December 30, 2016 1:01pm
Driver and Two Passengers Arrested for Criminal Possession
Buffalo, NY – Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports that on December 29th Deputies Christian and Hyde conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle traveling on Southwestern Boulevard in the Town of Brant at approximately 2 A.M.
The Deputies’ investigation revealed the operator did not have a valid driver’s license and a subsequent search of the vehicle and its occupants discovered six packets of heroin and drug paraphernalia.
Arrested and charged were:
Amber Riggs, 21 of Randolph, one count of criminal possession of a controlled substance.
Julio Cirino, 24 of Dunkirk, one count of criminal possession of a controlled substance.
Rafael Gonzalez, 29 of Dunkirk, one count of criminal possession of a controlled substance, and two separate vehicle and traffic law violations.
Cirino and Gonzalez are held at the Erie County Holding Center on $2,500.00 bail each; Riggs was released on bail.