New York State Division of State Police

08/14/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 08/14/2019 13:08

Massachusetts couple arrested for drugs and handgun


August 14, 2019- SP Queensbury

On August 13, 2019 at 11:15pm, Troopers out of SP Queensbury arrested Eddie Santiago of Springfield, MA and Carmen Rosario of East Longmeadow, MA for Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd.
On August 13, 2019 Troopers stopped Santiago on I87 north bound in the town of Queensbury for not using his turn signal and failing to maintain his lane. While interviewing Santiago and his passenger, Rosario, an odor of burnt marijuana and an odor of an alcoholic beverage were present. After a search of the vehicle, drugs, a loaded hand gun and an unspecified amount of money were recovered. Santiago and Rosario were arrested, arraigned and sent to Warren County Jail for lack of bail.