Man Arrested on Drug and Weapons Charges

By Joe Gullo

Published 08/01 2014 01:44PM

Updated 08/01 2014 01:46PM

Credit: New York State Police
ELIZABETHTOWN, N.Y. - A man was arrested on drug and weapons charges on Thursday.

New York State Police say they arrested Ronnie Cunningham, 54, of Elizabethtown, N.Y., after an investigation where he possessed and sold heroin.

He is charged with two counts of third degree criminal sale of a controlled substance and two counts of third degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

In a separate investigation, Cunningham was charged with fourth degree criminal possession of a weapon, private sale or disposal of a firearm, and fourth degree criminal possession of stolen property.

At the time of the arrests, police say, Cunningham was already incarcerated at the Essex County Jail.

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