Albany man arrested for possession of ecstasy

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ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – On Monday, August 23, Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Eljarbar Harvey, 34, after a traffic stop in the City of Albany.

During the stop, it was revealed the Harvey had a suspended New York State Driver’s license. Further investigation revealed that Harvey was in possession of over 5 grams of Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) which is most commonly known as ecstasy.


  • Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree (Felony)
  • Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree with the Intent to Sell (Felony)
  • Aggravated Unlicensed Operator 3rd Degree

Harvey was brought to the Albany County Correctional Facility as a pre-arraigned detainee, and will be arraigned by the City of Albany Court.

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