Oswego Man Charged With Cocaine Possession


OSWEGO – On Monday, April 9, at approximately 9:45 a.m., investigators with the Oswego County Drug Task Force, with the assistance of the Oswego City Police Department and the New York State Police, executed a narcotics related search warrant at 110 W. Third St. in the city of Oswego.

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Nicholas D. Andersen

As a result of the search warrant execution, approximately 37.1 grams of cocaine were seized, police said.

The street value of the seized drugs is approximately $3,000.

Nicholas D. Andersen, 20, of 110 W. Third St., Oswego, was arrested and charged with:

• Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd degree, intent to sell – Class B Felony
• Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd degree, more than ½ ounce – Class B Felony
• Criminally Using Drug Paraphernalia in the 2nd degree – Class A Misdemeanor

Andersen was arraigned in Oswego City Court and remanded to the Oswego County Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000 cash bail or $10,000 bail bond.

The investigation is ongoing and further arrests and/or criminal charges are a possibility.

The Oswego County Drug Task Force is comprised of members from the Oswego County District Attorney’s Office, Oswego County Sheriff’s Department, NYS University Police at Oswego, U.S. Border Patrol and Oswego City Police Department.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation or other illegal drug activity is urged to contact investigators at 315-349-8222 or email [email protected]

All information will remain anonymous.