Arrest after drugs, guns found inside illegal Rockland County day care

ByEyewitness News via WABC logo
Friday, June 21, 2019

SPRING VALLEY, Rockland County (WABC) -- Police arrested a Rockland County man accused of having illegal loaded firearms and a large amount of drugs inside a home illegally being used as a day care.

The day care was being operated inside the home on Lake Street in Spring Valley, according to police.

Authorities say 25-year-old Quran Dent-Chapman was arrested following an investigation.

He's charged with two counts of criminal possession of a weapon, loaded firearm, and criminal possession of a controlled substance with an intent to sell.

Police say they found 200 pills of oxycodone in the residence. Six children were in attendance at the day care at the time of Dent-Chapman's arrest.

They say he was selling drugs out of the home while the day care was operational.

The Clarkstown Police Department, Rockland County Sheriff's Department, Orangetown Police Department and Ramapo Police Department assisted in the investigation and arrest.


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