CANTON — An undercover drug bust landed two Canton teens behind bars.
Village police on Wednesday charged Keith B. Christy, 18, of 92 Morrill Road, and Logan K. Sibbitts, 19, of 414 Irish Settlement Road, each with a count of felony fifth-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance.
Police charge that about 8:30 p.m. Dec. 1 at the SUNY Canton footbridge on Riverside Drive, Mr. Christy and Mr. Sibbitts sold a black powder-like substance, identified as methamphetamine, to an undercover St. Lawrence County Drug Task Force detective for $100.
According to court documents, the two teens set up the drug deal with detectives before the initial sale. Mr. Sibbitts turned himself in Wednesday afternoon to village police and Mr. Christy was arrested in Massena and taken to the village police station that same afternoon.
Both teens were arraigned in Canton Town Court and each was sent to St. Lawrence County jail on $1,000 cash or $2,000 bond. Mr. Sibbitts was bailed out after being processed at the jail and Mr. Christy was released Thursday under probation supervision by order of Town Justice James L. Monroe.