Amsterdam man faces drug charge

AMSTERDAM-An Amsterdam man was arrested after the execution of a search warrant Tuesday, city police said.

Gilberto Muniz, 33, of 24 Wilson Ave., Apartment 2, was charged with third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance Tuesday.

City police said officers and the state police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team executed an arrest warrant and search warrant related to drug sales.

Police said they found $3,500 after executing the search warrant at 24 Wilson Ave., second floor.

Muniz was arraigned and sent to the Montgomery County Correctional Facility without bail.

Police said Muniz is on parole with the state.