SPRINGVILLE — Erie County Sheriff’s deputies, with the assistance of the narcotics unit, executed a search warrant for an apartment on Franklin Street in Springville on March 1. The search warrant yielded numerous drug paraphernalia and quantities of marijuana and hashish.
Devon Brown, 20, was taken into custody at the residence. Two other residents, Michael Epstein, 24, and Elisa Heim, 20, were contacted and turned themselves in at the Springville substation.
All the subjects were charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance, an A misdemeanor; criminal possession of marijuana, a B misdemeanor; criminal sale of marijuana, an E felony and criminal use of drug paraphernalia, an A misdemeanor.
Brown was transported to the Erie County Holding Center, pending his arraignment. Epstein and Heim were released on appearance tickets.
Anyone with additional information is asked to contact Erie County Sheriff’s Senior Detective Alan Rozansky.