Brockport man arrested for allegedly selling drugs in Albion, Medina
ALBION – A Brockport man is facing felony drug charges after being arrested for allegedly selling crack cocaine in Albion and Medina, the Orleans County Major Felony Crime Task Force reported this morning.
Dexter Turner, 27, of Holley Street in Brockport was charged on Monday with four counts each of both criminal sale and criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree, which are Class B felonies.
Turner, a former Albion resident, was a passenger in a vehicle that was stopped as part of an investigation at 108 Pearl St. in Medina by the Task Force, Medina Police Department and the Department of Homeland Security.
Police seized crack cocaine, marijuana, $1,000 in cash, scales, packaging and other drug paraphernalia, the Task Force said.
Turner was arraigned in the Ridgeway Town Court by Town Justice Joseph Kujawa, who committed Turner to the Orleans County Jail on $100,000 cash bail or $250,000 bond.
Turner is to return to the Ridgeway Town Court at 9 a.m. on April 1. He will also return to Albion Town Court at a later date.
Further arrests and charges are pending in this investigation, the Task Force said.