Two year heroin investigation leads to six arrests

Posted at 3:21 PM, Dec 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-13 15:21:23-05

Six people were arrested Tuesday for heroin distribution in and around the City of Niagara Falls.

The arrests are a result of a two year investigation by the Niagara County Drug Task Force, the City of Niagara Falls Narcotics and Intelligence Division, and New York State Parole.

Niagara County Sheriff's Office arrested Juan Martinzez, 39, Cruz Morales, 37, Raymond Jiminez Jr., 57, Jose Corchado-Cruz 45 and Jeremy Montanez, 21. Jason Davis, 39, is currently being held for a different crime but was also served an arrest warrant.

All individuals were charged with one count of criminal sale of a controlled substance and one count of criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Deputies are still looking for Luis Montanez, 52, and Karen Rodriguez, 33, whose photos are shown above.

Anyone with information about Luis Montanez or Karen Rodriguez should contact the Niagara County Sheriff's Office at 438-3393 or the Niagara Falls POlice at 286-4711.