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Cops: Woodmere woman supplied crack to person who overdosed

Edwin Dejesus, 65, of Far Rockaway, and Jennifer

Edwin Dejesus, 65, of Far Rockaway, and Jennifer Pfeiffer, 41, of Woodmere, were arrested Sunday, April 30, 2017, and charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal sale of a controlled substance, police said. Credit: NCPD

A Woodmere woman has been charged with selling crack to a person who overdosed, Nassau County police said.

Jennifer Pfeiffer, 41, of Longworth Avenue, was arrested at 8:45 p.m. Sunday in Valley Stream and charged with selling the crack that caused the nonfatal overdose in Woodmere earlier in the day, police said.

She consented to a search of her home, where investigators found five glassine envelopes of a substance believed to heroin and 7.5 grams of a white, rocklike substance believed to be crack, police said.

She was awaiting arraignment Monday in First District Court in Hempstead of charges of criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal sale of a controlled substance, police said.

The investigation of the overdose and Pfeiffer led police to Edwin Dejesus, 65, of Mott Avenue, Far Rockaway, police said. Dejesus was arrested at 10:15 p.m. Sunday in Inwood after he agreed to a heroin sale, police said.

He was found in possession of 73 glassine envelopes containing a substance believed to be heroin, police said.

Dejesus was awaiting arraignment in First District Court in Hempstead on charges of criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal sale of a controlled substance, police said.

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