The Dutchess County Drug Task Force reports the arrest of Luis A. Martinez for Criminal Possession of a
Controlled Substance in the Third Degree with the intent to sell and Criminal Possession of Weapon in the 2ndDegree. Dutchess County Drug Task Force agents executed a search warrant on 05/06/22 at his residence in
the City of Poughkeepsie where he was found to be in possession of a loaded handgun and a quantity of illegal
drugs. Mr. Martinez was arraigned in the City of Poughkeepsie Court and remanded to the Dutchess CountyJail.
The Dutchess County Drug Task Force was assisted by the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department, Town of Hyde Park Police Department, Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office and the Hudson Valley Safe Streets Task Force.
Members of the public are urged to contact the Dutchess County Drug Task Force tip-line at Drugtaskforcetips@gmail.com to provide information on individuals in your communities selling drugs. The
Dutchess County Drug Task Force in currently made up of members of the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office,City of Beacon Police, City of Poughkeepsie Police, Town of Hyde Park Police and Town of East Fishkill Police.