Four Wayne County residents are accused of planning a false narcotic transaction with a Palmyra resident and during the transaction taking all of the buyers money and cell phone, according to Wayne County Sheriff’s Office.
The four were charged with second-degree robbery, fourth-degree conspiracy and four-degree grand larceny. Deputies report those arrested were: Crystal J. Quinn, 33, of Marion; Gabrielle L. Dame, 31, of Newark; Elijah Jenkins Jr, 37, of Newark; and Jerome M. Whitson, 42, of Newark.
The four fled the scene and were later stopped by Wayne County Sheriff’s deputies in the town of Lyons. All four were taken to the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office for processing. The four were arraigned in the town of Palmyra Court. Quinn, Dame and Whitson were sent to the Wayne County Jail on $20,000 cash bail or $40,000 bail. Jenkins was committed on no bail. All four defendants will reappear in the Town of Palmyra Court at a later date and time to answer to the charges.