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2 from Rochester face drug charges in Orleans County

Staff Reports Posted 12 August 2015 at 12:00 am

A man and woman from Rochester were arrested on drug charges on Tuesday, following an undercover buy operation of oxycodone pills by the Orleans County Major Felony Crime Task Force and the Orleans County Sheriff’s Department.

The following were arrested:

Charles A. Verstreate

Charles A. Verstreate, 46, of 44 Lennox St. He was charged with 1 count of criminal sale of a controlled substance in the third degree (Class B felony) and 1 count of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree (Class B felony).

Verstreate was arraigned in the Murray Town Court by Town Justice Gary Passarell and committed to the Orleans County Jail without bail due to Verstreate’s extensive criminal history, the Task Force reported. Verstreate is to return back to the Murray Town Court today at 6 p.m.

Jennifer L. Liberacki, 32, of 44 Lennox St. She was charged with 1 count of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree.

Liberacki was issued an appearance ticket for Murray Town Court on Aug. 19 at 4:30 p.m.