City of Poughkeepsie Police Department
Search Warrant Leads to Two Arrests
On March 28th, 2012, at about 3:30pm, City of Poughkeepsie Emergency Services Unit executed a “no knock” search warrant at 53 Garden St., in the City of Poughkeepsie. This search warrant was a result of an investigation conducted by the Dutchess County Drug Task Force into the sales of heroin from this residence. Additionally, numerous complaints were fielded from local residents regarding the drug operation at this location. The two individuals below were arrested.
1) Richard D. Johnson, male, 22yoa, dob 2/2/90, residing at 53 Garden St., City of Poughkeepsie. Charged with Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance 3rd, a class “B” Felony and,
2) Roger A. Sage, male, 52yoa, dob 12/12/59, residing at 53 Garden St., City of Poughkeepsie. Charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th, a class “A” Misdemeanor.
Richard Johnson was arrested in a vehicle shortly after leaving the above address and transported to the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department where he was booked and arraigned on the above charge. Mr. Johnson was transported to DCJ on $25,000 cash bail over $50,000 bond.
Mr. Sage was located in the above residence, transported to City Police Department and released on an appearance ticked for the above charge. A Smith and Wesson .32 caliber handgun was recovered in the above location as well as scales and packaging materials. Additionally, $700.00 was seized by the Task Force.
Date: 10:15:01 AM 03/30/2012 CDT
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