Bronx Man Had Crack, Fentanyl, Marijuana In Lake Placid

Published on March 03, 2017, 4:55 pm
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State police arrested a man from Bronx Tuesday on multiple drug-related charges.

Francis D. Cedeno, 21, was found in possession of crack cocaine, fentanyl and marijuana at the time of his arrest in the village of Lake Placid, police said in a news release.

He was charged with two counts of third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, second-degree criminally using drug paraphernalia, second-degree criminal impersonation and unlawful possession of marijuana. Cedeno initially provided investigating troopers with a false name, police said.

He was arraigned in village of Lake Placid court and remanded to the Essex County Jail in Lewis in lieu of $5,000 cash bail or $10,000 bond.

Police said the arrest stems from an investigation conducted by the Troop B Narcotics Enforcement Unit.


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