We want your news! Send us: News release |Letter to the Editor | Share a picture | Newborn | Birthday | Engagement | Wedding | Other Milestone
Today









Oswego Police Bust Suspected Meth Lab

OSWEGO, NY – On Wednesday, members of the Oswego City Police Departments Anti-Crime Team (ACT) received information that Shane C. Nolan, 32, whom was wanted on three separate warrants for his arrest, was possibly manufacturing methamphetamine at an undetermined location within the city of Oswego.

ACT, with the assistance of Criminal Investigation and Patrol Division members located Nolan at 120 Liberty St.

While at that location, investigators determined that the structure likely contained a methamphetamine laboratory.

The structure was evacuated and secured. Additionally, Liberty Street between West Oneida and Turrill streets was closed off to vehicular and pedestrian traffic.

A search warrant for the property was applied for and granted by Oswego City Court Judge, Hon. James Metcalf.

The New York State Police Contaminated Crime Scene Emergency Response Team was contacted and responded to the scene.

The structure was searched and evidence of an inactive methamphetamine laboratory was seized as well as a small amount of finished methamphetamine.

As a result of the investigation the following arrest was made:

Shane C. Nolan, Homeless, was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Unlawful Manufacture of Methamphetamine in the 3rd Degree – Class D Felony
  • Unlawful Disposal of Methamphetamine Laboratory Material – Class E Felony

As of approximately 10:30 p.m. the scene has been released and Liberty Street reopened.

Assisting at the scene were the United States Border Patrol, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation and Oswego Fire Department.

Nolan is currently being held at the Oswego City Police Department pending arraignment in Oswego City Court.

The investigation is continuing and further arrests are possible.

As always, Oswego City Police are asking anyone with information regarding this or any other illegal drug activity to contact them at 315-342-2283.  Individuals wishing to remain anonymous may also contact the Oswego City Police Department’s tip-line at 315-342-8131, or email crimewatch@oswegony.org

Print This Post Print This Post

Comments are closed.

 

Search Our Archives:

SUNY Oswego’s ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’ to evoke golden age of radio

SUNY Oswego’s theater department will celebrate the holidays with a live “radio play” of the classic “It’s A Wonderful Life” on Dec. 5 at Pulaski’s Kallet Theater and Dec. 6 in Hewitt Union ballroom. The fantasy comedy-drama “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play” will open at 8 p.m. Dec. 5, at the Kallet, 4842 Jefferson St. in Pulaski, and run as a matinee at 2 p.m. on Dec. 6.

Continue reading


Model Train Village Featured At Annual ‘Christmas at Sea’ Open House

The H. Lee White Maritime Museum is pleased to host its annual “Christmas at Sea” Open House on December 14 from 1- 4:30 p.m. Come and celebrate the holiday season in Oswego’s gaily decorated “Historic Maritime District.“ Munch on homemade cookies while enjoying our uniquely decorated holiday trees.

Continue reading


Fairgrieve Students Participate In Spelling Bee

Students Asa Finch, Lauren Goss and Anthony Lucas rounded out the top three spellers, with Lucas coming in first place by successfully spelling the word “calypso.”

Continue reading


Pregnancy Care Center Plans Open House

The Pregnancy Care Center of Oswego County is excited to announce an open house to celebrate and showcase our new location. The open house will take place on December 2 from 4-7 p.m. at 157 Liberty St., Oswego.

Continue reading


Schools From Across The Globe Connect For Monster Match

Students from Brewerton Elementary School connected with students at an International School in Prague, Czech Republic, for a Monster Match distance learning connection recently and for one teacher, it was a homecoming of sorts.

Continue reading



v3_2014_64