Kathy Welsh

Kathy Welsh

The New York State Police at SP Wurtsboro announce the arrest of Julio L. Martinez, age 36, of Monticello NY for Felony possession of heroin, crack cocaine and cocaine hydrochloride, Obstructing Governmental Administration and Resisting Arrest, misdemeanors and disorderly conduct, a violation.  All subsequent to a traffic stop on State Route 17 in the Town of Thompson, Sullivan County.

Troopers observed a black 1999 Honda being operated west bound on State Route 17 in violation of the vehicle and traffic law. When police stopped the Honda, they identified the operator as Julio L. Martinez.  Troopers located quantities of heroin, crack cocaine and cocaine hydrochloride in the vehicle at which time Martinez attempted to flee the area on foot by running out onto State Route 17, obstructing traffic.  Martinez was caught and arrested a short distance from the area of the traffic stop.

Martinez was arraigned before Town of Mamakating Town Justice Cynthia Dolan who remanded him to the Sullivan County Jail on no bail to return to the Town of Thompson Town Court at a later date.


    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    © 2018 Hudson Valley News Network
    Always Local, Always Free.