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City of Poughkeepsie Police Department

NRU Makes Felony Drug Arrest

On November 30, 2013 members of the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department arrested an  individual in the area of 22 Montgomery Street that was in possession of drugs that he intended to sell.  This arrest was the result of a Neighborhood Recovery Unit investigation.  

During the arrest, Officers recovered a quantity of “crack” cocaine.     

Shaquan Ervin, 23, of 22 Montgomery Street, was arrested and charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree, a class B felony.  Additionally, Shaquan Ervin was charged with tampering with physical evidence, a class E felony.  

Shaquan Ervin is being held at the City of Poughkeepsie lockup pending his arraignment at City of Poughkeepsie Court. 

Community members with information regarding drug dealing or suspicious activity in their neighborhood are encouraged to contact the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department Neighborhood Recovery Unit at 845-451-4060.

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Date: 2:51:13 PM 12/2/2013 CST

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Contact Name: City of Poughkeepsie Police Department  Contact Name: Tip Line
Contact Email: dfernandez@cityofpoughkeepsie.com Contact Email:  
Contact Phone: (845) 451-4000 Contact Phone: (845) 451-7577


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