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Poughkeepsie Man Caught With 125 Bags Of Heroin, Police Say

Clifford Green of Poughkeepsie was nabbed with 125 bags of heroin during a search.
Clifford Green of Poughkeepsie was nabbed with 125 bags of heroin during a search. Photo Credit: Dutchess County Drug Task Force

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- A Poughkeepsie man was nabbed with 125 bags of heroin following a search of his home by the Dutchess County Drug Task Force.

Clifford Green, 48, was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell following the execution of a search warrant at 211 Winnikee Ave. on Wednesday by task force members, said Frank Tasciotti, assistant coordinator of the task force.

During the search of the residence approximately 125 bags of heroin, scales, and packaging material were seized, Tasciotti said.

Green is being held at the Dutchess County Jail. Additional charges may be pending.

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