Kingston cops make dope bust

Carlos Andino-Lopez

An Ellenville man and a Greenfield Park woman are facing charges after a “buy and bust” operation by city police.

According to police Carlos Andino-Lopez and Ina Jennings were arrested on Oct. 30 following a joint operation by the Kingston Police Department’s Special Investigations Unit, the Ulster Regional Gang Enforcement Narcotics Team and a Town of Ulster K-9 unit. Cops say they seized a “substantial amount” of heroin in the undercover operation.

Andino-Lopez is charged with felony counts of third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance and third- and fourth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. He was held for arraignment. Information on bail was not immediately available.


Jennings was charged with misdemeanor seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and released with an appearance ticket.

Jesse J. Smith