Police raid on New York Avenue results in arrest of four Ogdensburg residents
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 5:56 pm

OGDENSBURG -- Four people are facing methamphetamine felony charges after police raided 819 1/2 New York Avenue, according to city police.

On Tuesday, members of the Ogdensburg Police Department with St. Lawrence County Drug Task force, New York State CCERT, New York State Police and the Gouverneur Police Department executed a search warrant at the arrest.

“Intel gathered from the Ogdensburg Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Unit, prompted the investigation into the aforementioned location and subsequently a search warrant executed,” according to a news release from Ogdensburg police.

Tara M. Redmond, 33, of 1113 Ford Street, was charged with one felony count third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine, one misdemeanor count of criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument and two misdemeanor counts of endangering the welfare of a child. She was arraigned in Ogdensburg City Court and released under the supervision of probation, police said.

Mellisa S. Mashaw, 33, of 819 ½ New York Ave. was charged with one count third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine, one misdemeanor count of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and two counts of child endangerment, police said. She was arraigned in Ogdensburg City Court and released under the supervision of probation, police said.

Jason A. Carter, 35, of of 819 ½ New York Ave. was charged with one count third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine, one count of criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument, one count of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and two counts of child endangerment. He was arraigned in Ogdensburg City Court and remanded to the St. Lawrence County jail, Canton, without bail.

Jonas F. Vasavada, 38, of 328 Grant St. was charged with was charged with one count third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine, two counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and two counts of child endangerment. He was arraigned in Ogdensburg City Court and remanded to the St. Lawrence County jail, Canton, without bail.