On July 13, 2016 at about 8:30 AM the City of Oneonta Police Department Special Response Team with the New York State Police, Delaware County Sheriff’s Department with K9 Ozzie and members of the detective and patrols division of the City of Oneonta Police Department served a search warrant at the Budget Inn Rte 23 Oneonta NY.

Subsequent to the search warrant the following subjects were arrested:

·       Dale K. Rogers, 24 years of age from Brooklyn NY
·       Rameara N. Sample, 26 years of age from Brooklyn NY

On the class B felony of: Criminal possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell in the 3rd degree.  The search warrant was subsequent to a joint investigation into illegal narcotic trafficking in and around the City of Oneonta. Confiscated as a result of the search warrant was: 30 glassine bags containing heroin, street value of approximately $600, 23 knotted bags containing crack cocaine, street value of approximately $2300,

Both subjects were held at the Oneonta Police Department lock up pending arraignment in the Town of Oneonta Court. The maximum sentence for a person convicted of a class B felony is a term of incarceration not to exceed 25 years.

Dale K. Rogers (Credit: Oneonta Police Dept.)


Rameara N. Sample (Credit: Oneonta Police Dept.)