Rensselaer Woman Charged

Rensselaer City Police reported the arrest of 30 year old Amy Michelle Quasebarth, and she faces two drug charges. A press release from local law enforcement stated that on December 14th, they received a request to do a wellness check at an apartment in the 300 block of North McKinley Avenue, as there was a report of two people passed out for unknown reasons. When officers arrived they made contact with Quasebarth, who was the occupant of the apartment. Based on a tip, they asked if they could search the apartment for narcotics. Police said they located small plastic baggies with a white residue, that later tested positive for methamphetamine. They also stated thy located several hypodermic needles. A warrant was issued and Amy Quasebarth was arrested last Thursday, January 10th. The charges of meth possession and hypodermic possession are felonies.