Nine people charged in heroin distribution bust in Schenectady and Bronx
March 11, 2019 04:21 PM
A heroin distribution ring is busted in Schenectady and Bronx.
Nine people are now charged.
Investigators say they distributed more than a kilogram of heroin in 2017 and 2018.
They say they also seized hundreds of grams of heroin, cash and heroin-processing materials from Schenectady and Bronx.
Each person faces hefty jail time and fines.
The following people are charged:
Jean Carlos Rivera-Perez, aka “Tego,” age 44, of Bronx, New York;
Esteban Ressy, aka “The Boss,” age 43, of Schenectady and Puerto Rico;
Leamzy Soto Calderon, aka “Lee,” aka “Gordo,” age 28, of Schenectady;
Linette Marie Soto, age 24, of Schenectady;
Kristen Jansen, age 27, of Schenectady;
Jose Cortes-Cruz, aka “Bimbo,” age 28, of Schenectady;
Gregory Insogna, age 45, of Amsterdam, New York;
Patrick McNamara, age 47, of Amsterdam.
One person remains at large, so they are not named.
Updated: March 11, 2019 04:21 PM
Created: March 11, 2019 12:38 PM
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