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Narcotic bust in Orange county

Narcotics bust in Blooming Grove. (Feb. 20, 2013)

Narcotics bust in Blooming Grove. (Feb. 20, 2013)

Two Blooming Grove residences have been the target of a monthslong drug sting by the Blooming Grove Police Department, the Orange County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Task Force and the New York State Police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team. Narcotics were sold to undercover police officers from residences in the town leading to several arrests of members of two families, authorities said.

Kurt Becher, 23, was arrested and charged with
Photo Credit: Blooming Grove Police Department

Kurt Becher, 23, was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance as part of a monthslong drug sting at two Blooming Grove residences by the Blooming Grove Police Department, the Orange County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Task Force and the New York State Police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team.

Gregory Newell, 25, was arrested and charged with
Photo Credit: Blooming Grove Police Department

Gregory Newell, 25, was arrested and charged with sale and possession of a controlled substance as part of a months long drug sting at two Blooming Grove residences by the Blooming Grove Police Department, the Orange County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Task Force and the New York State Police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team.

Scott Augello, 39, was arrested and charged with
Photo Credit: Blooming Grove Police Department

Scott Augello, 39, was arrested and charged with possession of a weapon as part of a monthslong drug sting at two Blooming Grove residences by the Blooming Grove Police Department, the Orange County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Task Force and the New York State Police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team.

John Ellis, 22, was arrested and charged with
Photo Credit: Blooming Grove Police Department

John Ellis, 22, was arrested and charged with criminal possession of s controlled substance as part of a monthslong drug sting at two Blooming Grove residences by the Blooming Grove Police Department, the Orange County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Task Force and the New York State Police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team.

Jenni Ryan, 22, was arrested and charged sale
Photo Credit: Blooming Grove Police Department

Jenni Ryan, 22, was arrested and charged sale and possession of a controlled substance as part of a monthslong drug sting at two Blooming Grove residences by the Blooming Grove Police Department, the Orange County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Task Force and the New York State Police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team.

Janet T. Augello was arrested and charged on
Photo Credit: Blooming Grove Police Department

Janet T. Augello was arrested and charged on 5 counts of sale of a controlled substance as part of a monthslong drug sting at two Blooming Grove residences by the Blooming Grove Police Department, the Orange County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Task Force and the New York State Police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team.

Ashley Miano, 21, was arrested and charged with
Photo Credit: Blooming Grove Police Department

Ashley Miano, 21, was arrested and charged with criminal possession as part of a monthslong drug sting at two Blooming Grove residences by the Blooming Grove Police Department, the Orange County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Task Force and the New York State Police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team.

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