On June 16, 2016, at about 5:30 p.m., New York State Police at Stamford arrested Chauncey S. Couse, 48, of Davenport, NY for the misdemeanors of criminal possession of a controlled substance 7th degree, criminal possession of a weapon 4th degree and other traffic violation. This arrest occurred after a traffic stop when Couse was observed talking on his cell phone while driving on Main Street in the Town of Oneonta. An investigation determined that he unlawfully possessed about 12 grams of heroin and a billy club in his vehicle. Couse was issued tickets returnable to the town of Oneonta on June 29, 2016.

Chauncey Couse (Credit: NY State Police)