LOCKPORT – One of two men arrested in a Jan. 11 raid on an alleged methamphetamine lab in Newfane was arraigned on a nine-count indictment Monday in Niagara County Court.
James O. White, 21, of Olcott Street, pleaded not guilty to four counts each of fifth-degree criminal sale and possession of a controlled substance, and one count of third-degree unlawful manufacture of meth. County Judge Matthew J. Murphy III ordered him to remain in jail in lieu of $15,000 bail.
White and Sean A. Smith, 39, of Hope Lane, Newfane, were arrested in a raid on Smith’s home. Smith is considering a pre-indictment plea offer and is scheduled for a July 29 court appearance.