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Oswego Pair Facing Felony Drug Charges

OSWEGO, NY – On Thursday at approximately 8:05 p.m., investigators with the Oswego City Police Department’s Anti-Crime Team executed a search warrant at 146 E. Third St. in the city of Oswego.

This was a result of the Oswego City Police Department’s continued efforts to combat the possession and trafficking of illegal drugs.

Pursuant to the search warrant execution investigators seized 82 illegally possessed narcotic prescription pills, more than two pounds of marihuana and $8,500 in cash.

The following persons were arrested and criminally charged:

Joseph B. Crapser, 32, of 146 E. Third St., Oswego – Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 4th degree – Class C Felony and Criminal Possession of Marihuana in the 2nd degree – Class D Felony

Amy E. Favata, 33, 146 E. Third St., Oswego – Criminal Possession of Marihuana in the 2nd degree – Class D Felony.

Both defendants were arraigned in Oswego City Court on the above listed charges.

Favata posted $1,000 bail and was released.

Crapser posted $5,000 bail and was released.

Both are due back in Oswego City Court on June 17 at 9:30 a.m.

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 [email protected]