Pair arrested for alleged possession of cocaine and Xanax

July 10, 2017 06:46 PM

BETHLEHEM – Two people were arrested for alleged drug possession Monday following a month-long investigation.

Investigators received information that 37-year-old Leeann Cross was selling cocaine in Bethlehem, Coeymans and Coxsackie. They say Cross and 26-year-old Hyland Slater were found with 3.5 ounces of cocaine, Xanax and $2,690 at a traffic stop on July 8.

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Police searched Cross’s home in Bethlehem and say an additional 6.6 grams of cocaine was found. Both were charged with criminal possession of controlled substances.

Cross was arraigned and released on $20,000 bond. Slater was placed in the Albany County Correctional Facility. 


Jacob Young

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