Medina man faces drug possession, sale charges

MEDINA, N.Y. (WIVB) — Following an investigation into the sale and distribution of prescription pills, authorities arrested a Medina man.

Members of the Orleans County Major Felony Task Force worked with Medina police to arrest 48-year-old Charles Knapp.

Knapp, a resident of E. Center St., was charged with three counts each of criminal sale of a controlled substance and criminal possession of a controlled substance.

He may face Medicaid fraud and welfare fraud charges as the investigation continues.

Knapp was jailed in Orleans County on $25,000 bail. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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