First Precinct Officers observed a drug transaction in the parking lot of 1900 Hempstead Tpke in East Meadow. Officers observed a subject hand over a plastic bag to another subject who provided cash in return. Officers stopped the two subjects and as a result of their investigation they recovered one pound of Marijuana. One of the subjects was also in possession of Oxycodone pills. Officers also discovered that one of the subjects had a 1 year old and 4 month old child in his car during the time of the transaction. The children were released to their mother at scene.
The subjects were charged with Criminal Sale of Marijuana 1st Degree, Criminal Possession Marijuana 2nd Degree and Criminal Possession Controlled Substance 7th Degree. One of the subjects was also charged with two counts of Endangering Welfare of a Child.