Southold police make drug arrests

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10/12/2010 5:39 PM |

Southold Town Police arrested three young men on drug possession charges on the morning of Friday, Oct. 8.
Christopher Steiner, 23, of Southold was arrested just after 7 a.m. at a gas station in Cutchogue, where police said that they found him in possession of two wax fold packets of heroin. He was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor.
Two 19 year olds were arrested on a charge of unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation, on the Southold High School grounds at 12:30 a.m. on Oct. 8.
Police on a foot patrol of the area said they found Joseph Walter of Southold to be in possession of a glass pipe that later tested positive for marijuana. Zachary McDowell was found in possession of a “green leafy substance that tested positive for marijuana,” according to police reports. Both men were released and given appearance tickets.