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THREE ON GRAND ISLAND ARRESTED ON VARIOUS DRUG CHARGES


ERIE COUNTY SHERIFF’S NARCOTICS DETECTIVES  ARREST THREE ON GRAND ISLAND

March 8, 2013- Grand Island, NY-  Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard is announcing that the Narcotics Unit after a several months long investigation,  arrested three individuals at a  Carl Road duplex (left side) on Grand Island mid morning after executing a search warrant signed by Grand Island Town Justice Mark Frentzel.

The three suspects taken into custody include the following:  Dezeree Salley, 28 of Niagara Falls,NY,;  Michael Giordano of the Carl Road address and Jason Klinger, 37 of  Lewiston,NY.

Klinger is a registered sex offender and had a commitment from a Niagara County judge of a sentence of  up to two and a half years on unrelated sex offenses and drug charges which Klinger was to begin serving in May, 2013.

All of the defendants were charged with Criminal possession of controlled substances with the intent to sell ( B felony) and several other related drug charges.

In addition to the array of illegal substances found at the residence, a  marijuana grow operation was observed  in the attic.

The investigation continues and a fourth person may be charged after consulting with the Erie County District Attorneys' office.  All three defendants were taken to the Erie County Holding Center to await arraignment in the Town of Grand Island court.