Man charged in meth bust

Published May 22, 2018 at 4:00pm

A 30-year-old man was charged with possession of methamphetamine after law enforcers said he was found under the influence at Park Drive Manor Monday afternoon.

Police said they were dispatched to the 230 building at Park Drive Manor for possible drug activity in a vehicle outside at about 4:25 p.m. Police said they found Nicholas A. Locorini, of Clayville, in the driver’s seat of the reported vehicle, under the influence of drugs.

Police said a search of the vehicle uncovered drug paraphernalia and two syringes, one of which was filled with a dose of methamphetamine.

Locorini is charged with one count of seventh-degree possession of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor, police stated. He is scheduled to appear in City Court. Officers Frederick J. Carnevale Jr. and George W. Gebo III investigated.