OSWEGO A Long Island man is charged with selling cocaine in Oswego earlier this month, weeks after another man from the same town was accused of selling heroin there.
About 3 p.m. Thursday, Andrew J. Galluzi, 21, Manorville, was arrested by Suffolk County sheriffs deputies in Central Islip on a warrant issued out of Oswego County Court charging him with third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance and third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell, both class B felonies. He was taken to the Oswego County jail and held pending arraignment in County Court.
On May 9, investigators with the city polices Anti-Crime Team allegedly purchased cocaine from Mr. Galluzi.
He is a student at SUNY Oswego, according to the schools PeopleSearch tool.
He became the second man from the Long Island hamlet of Manorville to be arrested on felony drug charges here this month. A day after the alleged cocaine sale, Brian T. Tumolo, 21, was charged with two counts of third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance after he allegedly sold heroin to two people, who both overdosed on the drug.
One of those who overdosed, Gabriel A. Gonzalez, 22, Bridgeport, Conn., was accused of selling some of the heroin to a SUNY Oswego student, Steven R. Wilock, 22, Ballston Lake. Mr. Wilock also overdosed and died May 10.