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St. Lawrence County grand jury indicts three on drug charges


CANTON — A St. Lawrence County grand jury indicted three people Monday who were arrested earlier this month as part of a drug sting in Ogdensburg.

William A. “A.J.” Russell Jr., 21, Elizabethtown, N.C., was indicted on three counts of felony third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance.

Deloyd M. “Chop” Lesane, 32, Elizabethtown, N.C., also was indicted on felony third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance.

Christina R. Crosby, 26, of 514 Crescent St., Apt. 4, Ogdensburg, was charged with felony first-degree criminal nuisance and felony tampering with physical evidence. Ms. Crosby also faces six counts of felony third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance.

Each is accused of selling cocaine on three occasions in March and April in Ogdensburg, according to court documents. Ms. Crosby also is accused of using her residence as a place where cocaine is sold, documents said.

The court paperwork also alleged Ms. Crosby flushed marijuana down her toilet while police were executing a search warrant.

Others the grand jury indicted are:

nCharles J. Roemer, 29, of 628 Murphy Road, Lisbon, was indicted on charges of third-degree criminal sale of marijuana, second-degree criminal possession of marijuana and endangering the welfare of a child.

He is accused of selling 56 grams of marijuana Oct. 19 in the town of Lisbon, documents showed. He also is accused of possessing 9 pounds of marijuana in the presence of his toddler son, according to documents.

nWendy J. McMahon, 44, of 101 E. Main St., Gouverneur, was indicted on a felony driving while intoxicated charge. She was stopped Dec. 22 in the village of Gouverneur, documents showed.

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