Narcotics Detectives Charge Male, Female with Heroin Transaction in White Castle Parking Lot in Lynbrook
September 24, 2014
(Nassau LI) The Nassau County Police Department has reported the arrests of two individuals for a Narcotics related incident that occurred on September 23, 2014 at 5:55 pm in Lynbrook.
According to Narcotics and Vice Bureau detectives, while conducting a narcotics investigation in a drug prone area of Lynbrook, detectives, along with an undercover Lynbrook Police Department sergeant, observed what was believed to be drug transaction in the parking lot of White Castle, 490 Sunrise Highway. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of Noor Mayan, 30, of 57 Halyard Road, Valley Stream and Alyssa Romer, 26, of 204 William Road, Massapequa.
Alyssa Romer, 26, of Massapequa is charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree. Photo NCPD.
During the investigation and resulting arrests, Romer was found to be in possession of 50 wax paper bags containing heroin that she purchased from Mayan. During a search of Mayan’s vehicle, where the transaction took place, an additional 75 wax paper bags containing heroin were found.
Noor Mayan, 30, of Valley Stream is charged with two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree and Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree. Photo NCPD.
Romer is charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree and Mayan is charged with two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree and Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree. Both defendants will be arraigned in First District Court, Hempstead today, September 24, 2014.
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