Two Vermont women arrested, accused of having over 2,000 narcotic pills
COEYMANS, N.Y. - State Police say two women have been arrested for possessing more than 2,000 narcotic pills.
On Saturday around 10 p.m., police pulled over a vehicle on the New York State Thruway for a lighting violation. While interviewing the driver, Chauntel Thompson, 24, it was discovered that she did not have a license.
Following an investigation, Thompson and her passenger, Danyel Eide, 29, were arrested when Troopers uncovered more than 2,000 oxycodone pills and more than 100 Suboxone films in the vehicle.
The women, both from Vermont, were processed and charged with felony criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree, felony criminal possession of a narcotic with intent to sell, violation possession of a controlled substance in non-original container, and public health law violation.
Both women arraigned in the Town of Coeymans Court and remanded to the Albany County Jail without bail pending further court action.