SHELBY — A stolen handgun, crack cocaine and fentanyl were seized Wednesday after a search at a town residence.
Police from numerous agencies executed a search warrant at 4643 South Gravel Rd. They allegedly recovered more than 16 grams of crack cocaine, several packages of fentanyl, $5,000 in cash, and the handgun, which was found to be loaded.
Two people living at the residence taken into custody.
Joey M. Johnson, 33, and Summer Wisniewski, 23, were each charged with two counts of third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. They were also charged with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon and fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property.
Johnson — a parolee — was committed to Orleans County Jail in lieu of $500 bail. He was also held in a parole detainer and remained jailed.
He had been sentenced in 2015 to five years in prison for second-degree attempted burglary and was paroled in 2019, according to state records.
Wisnewski was likewise jailed in lieu of $500 bail. She’s also wanted on a fugitive from justice warrant from Texas for a parole violation and also remains jailed pending further court proceedings.
The search was conducted by the Orleans County Major Felony Crime Task Force, with assistance from the State Police Special Operations Response Team, the Orleans County Sheriff and Albion Police K-9 units, county sheriff’s deputies and state parole personnel.
The investigation is continuing and more arrests are expected.