Hornell man arrested for drug possession

Police say a Hornell man was arrested for suspected drug possession.

According to a news release, the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office arrested Steven Carpenter, 28, of Hornell for possession of a controlled substance, resisting arrest, and criminal mischief.

It is alleged that Carpenter possessed a quantity of suspected methamphetamine with the intent to sell. During the arrest, he physically resisted officers and damaged a window.

Carpenter was taken into custody and is pending arraignment.

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