Two Arrested on Drug Charges

June 23, 2011 Updated Jun 23, 2011 at 2:30 PM EDT

By WKBW News

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Two Arrested on Drug Charges

June 23, 2011 Updated Jun 23, 2011 at 2:30 PM EDT

Rochester, N.Y. (WKBW release) -- A pair of men were arrested on drug charges Wednesday following a monthlong investigation by a several law enforcement agencies.

Michael G. Lasch Jr., 39, of Brockport, was charged in Orleans County with two counts of criminal sale of a controlled substance in the third degree, and two counts of conspiracy in the fourth degree.

Raymond Inostroza, 39, of Rochester, was charged with two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree, and one count of criminally using drug paraphernalia in the second degree.

According to authorities, the Greater Rochester Area Narcotis Enforcement Team and the Rochester Police Department executed a search warrant at a home on Smith Street and a vehicle located in Brockport.

During the search, police seized a quantity of heroin with a street value of over $9,000, $55,000 in cash, three loaded weapons, scales, and packaging and other drug paraphernalia.

Police said additional arrests and charges are pending as a result of the investigation.