2 charged for allegedly selling crack cocaine in Albion
ALBION – Two people have been arrested for allegedly selling crack cocaine in Albion, the Orleans County Major Felony Crime Task Force is reporting.
The arrests were made on Wednesday and today following an investigation into the sale and distribution of crack cocaine from Rochester to Albion.
The Task Force and Albion Police Department the following on numerous felony drug charges:
• Wayne F. Mormino, 57, of 431 West State St., Lot 17, Albion. He is charged with one count of each of criminal sale and criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree (both Class B felonies), and one county of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the fifth degree (Class D felony).
Mormino was arraigned in Gaines Town Court by Town Justice Bruce Schmidt and committed to the Orleans County Jail on $25,000 bail. He is to return to Albion Town Court on June 29 at 9 a.m.
• Dale M. Jones, 47, of 108 Burrows St., Rochester. He was charged with one count each of criminal sale and criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree (Class B felonies).
Jones was arraigned in Albion Town Court by Town Justice Joe Fuller. Jones was committed to the County Jail on $75,000 bail. He is due back in Albion Town Court on June 28 at 9 a.m.
This investigation is ongoing and more charges and arrests are pending, the Task Force said.