ROTTERDAM, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Police arrested a man they say was selling marijuana inside his home with his children, both under the age of six, present.
Michael Townsend, 31, was arrested and charged with two counts of 4th-degree criminal sale of marijuana, two counts of endangering the welfare of a child, and one count of 4th-degree possession of marijuana. He was also charged with two counts of unlawful possession of marijuana.
After conducting a search warrant on his home, police say they recovered seven ounces of marijuana from the residence.
Townsend was arraigned and remanded to the Schenectady County Jail in lieu of $10,000 cash bail.