LOCKPORT - Niagara County Judge Sara Sheldon Farkas arraigned a Niagara Falls man and a Lockport woman on separate drug-dealing indictments Tuesday.
Herbert J. Luckman, 66, of 24th Street in the Falls, pleaded not guilty to two counts each of fourth-degree criminal sale and fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance. He allegedly sold hydrocodone to a police informant in Niagara Falls May 31 and June 12.
Paula McElwain, 39, of Harvey Avenue, Lockport, denied two counts each of third-degree sale and third-degree possession. She is accused of dealing crack cocaine to an informant in the City of Lockport on Dec. 12 and 15, 2011.
Luckman was released on his own recognizance, while McElwain was jailed in lieu of $5,000 bail.