Green Haven visitor arrested for attempting to enter facility with contraband

Major Robin H. Benziger
Troop K Commander

Gonzalez, Norman (1)


Beekman, New York – On February 20, 2015, New York State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation from the Poughkeepsie barracks arrested Norman Gonzalez, 49 years old, of West Hempstead, New York, for Promoting Prison Contraband 1st Degree, a Class D Felony.

Troopers were dispatched to Green Haven Correctional Facility to assist the Department of Corrections and Community Supervision with the arrest of a visitor who entered the facility with a razor blade.

The New York State Police were assisted by the NYS DOCCS Office of Special Investigations.

Gonzalez was arraigned before the Town of Beekman Justice Court and remanded to the Dutchess County Jail in lieu of $20,000 cash bail or $40,000 bond.

Author: Harlem Valley News