KIANTONE – Three Warren County, Pa., residents were sent to the Chautauqua County jail after methamphetamine, crack cocaine, heroin and several prescription pills were found inside a vehicle involved in a crash Tuesday on Route 62 in the town of Kiantone.
New York State Police responded to the scene and found some of the drugs in plain site, prompting a further search and discovery of more drugs.
Arrested were 30 year old Matthew Vanarsdale of Youngsville, Pa., 28-year-old Samantha Kitchen and 27-year-old Zachary Miller – both of Warren.
Vanarsdale was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, four counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, criminally possessing a hypodermic instrument and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation.
Miller, who was driving the car, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and failing to use designated lane.
Kitchen was charged with eight counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminally possessing a hypodermic instrument.
All three were transported to Chautauqua County Jail for arraignment.