Arrest: Manufacturing of Methamphetamine 3rd Degree

07/12/2014: On Saturday, July 12, 2014 at about 7am the New Castle Police along with the New York State Police conducted a search warrant at 24 Red Oak Lane, Mt Kisco NY regarding an investigation into the possible manufacturing of Methamphetamine.  During the search evidence of the manufacturing of methamphetamine was found inside the residence. As the result of this investigation the homeowner Peter Russell, age 64 was arrested and charged with NY Penal Law 220.73 sub 1 unlawful manufacturing of methamphetamine in the third degree a Class D Felony.  Mr. Russell was arraigned at the New Castle Justice Court and remanded to the Westchester County Jail on $5000.00 bail. He is to return to New Castle Court on July 17 2014 7:30pm. The investigation is on going.




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