For the Past several months members of the Dunkirk City Police Department and the Chautauqua County Sheriffs Office Southern Tier Regional Drug task Force have been conducting an investigation into the sale and distribution of illegal narcotics from a residence located at 49 East 2nd St in the City of Dunkirk NY. The investigation lead to officers obtaining arrest warrants for Jose E. Rodriguez Jr, age 45, Aixmary Rodriguez-Rosa, age 35, and Christian M. Padilla-Rosa, age 29, all of Dunkirk, NY, as well as a search warrant for the residence.
On March 29, 2019 at about 7:52 PM, members of the Dunkirk Police Department SRT and the Chautauqua County Sheriffs Office Southern Tier Regional Drug task Force executed a search warrant at 49 East 2nd St Upper Apt. As a result of the search warrant all three subjects were located and arrested on their arrest warrants for Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance Third Degree and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance Third Degree. At this time a large quantity of US Currency was located and seized from within the residence. All three subjects were transported to the Dunkirk City Police Department jail pending arraignment.
Members of the Dunkirk Police Department and the Chautauqua County Sheriffs Office Southern Tier Regional Drug task Force encourage the public to please contact them with any in formation related to illegal drug activity at Sheriffs Office Tip Line 1-800 344 8702 or Dunkirk Police Tip Line 716 – 363 0313.