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Two people were charged Dec. 30 after state police found methamphetamine as they executed a search warrant at a home in the Town of Bradford, police announced Monday.

A state police tactical response team and contaminated crime scene team executed a search warrant at the home of Jonathan A. Fernandes, 35, of state Route 226. Police said they found methamphetamine inside the home.

Jonathan Fernandes

 Jonathan Fernandes
 
Joseph Fernandes

Joseph Fernandes

Fernandes was charged with second-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

His father, Joseph L. Fernandes Jr., 57, of a different address on state Route 226, was charged with second-degree obstructing governmental administration. Police said he interfered with their investigation.

Police seized methamphetamine and firearms.

Both were arraigned Dec. 30 in Bradford Town Court. Jonathan Fernandes was sent to Steuben County Jail without bail. Joseph Fernandes was sent to Steuben County Jail in lieu of $5,000 cash or $10,000 property bond.

A Steuben County Jail booking officer on Monday would not say whether either person was held in the jail.

 

 

 

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