Four Arrested in Red Hook after Fatal Overdose

RED HOOK – On April 27, 2018, the New York State Police Troop K Community Narcotics Enforcement Team and the Village of Red Hook Police Department executed a pre-dawn search warrant at a residence located off South Broadway, according to authorities.

The individuals, who were at the residence being searched, were arrested and charged as follows:

Joseph G. Clark

Joseph G. Clark, age 25, of Red Hook
Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd degree with intent to sell (B-Felony)
Criminal Possession of a Firearm in the 4th degree (A-Misdemeanor)
Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 7th degree (A-Misdemeanor)
2 counts of Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia in the 2nd degree (A-Misdemeanor)
Unlawful Possession of Marijuana, a violation.
Arraigned in T/Hyde Park Court and remanded on $5,000 cash or $10,000 bond, to reappear May 24, 2018 before the Town of Red Hook Court.

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Amanda R. Wooden

Amanda R. Wooden, age 26, of Red Hook
Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd degree with intent to sell (B-Felony)
Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 7th degree (A-Misdemeanor)
2 counts of Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia in the 2nd degree (A-Misdemeanor)
Unlawful Possession of Marijuana, a violation.
Arraigned in T/Hyde Park Court and remanded on $2,500 cash or $5,000 bond, to reappear May 24, 2018 before the Town of Red Hook Court.

*A 25-year-old male of Kingston
2 counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 7th degree (A-Misdemeanor)
2 counts of Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia in the 2nd degree (A-Misdemeanor)
Unlawful Possession of Marijuana, a violation.
Released on Appearance ticket to appeart on May 24, 2018 before the town of Red Hook Court.

*A 28-year-old female of Red Hook
2 counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 7th degree (A-Misdemeanor)
2 counts of Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia in the 2nd degree (A-Misdemeanor)
Unlawful Possession of Marijuana, a violation.
Released on Appearance ticket to appear before the town of Red Hook Court on May 24, 2018.

This investigation was initiated by two drug overdoses last weekend (April 21, 2018) in the Town of Red Hook, one of which resulted in a fatality, said authorities.

A joint investigation between the New York State Police and Red Hook Police Department led to this morning’s search which resulted in the seizure of an undisclosed amount of heroin, a small amount of marijuana, over $2,000 in U.S. currency, an unlawfully possessed firearm, and assorted drug paraphernalia.

*EDITOR’S NOTE: It is the policy of HVNN.com to withhold the names of those charged with misdemeanors.