Man Arrested for Drug Sales Following Search Warrant, Drugs and Weapons Seized

Coram – 51 Beach Lane / Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at approximately 6 a.m.

Suffolk County Police today arrested a Coram man following the execution of a search warrant at his residence during which drugs, money and weapons were seized.


Keith Daves

Officers seized 349 grams of heroin, worth more than $83,000, an assault rifle, a 9mm handgun and a .45-caliber handgun.

Daves was charged with three counts of Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree, three counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd Degree, Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd Degree, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 1st Degree, Criminal Possession of Marijuana 5th Degree, Criminal Use Drug Paraphernalia 2nd Degree. He was also charged with Endangering the Welfare of a Child for having heroin within the reach of five children between the ages of one and 12 living at the house.

“Once again this is a successful search warrant executed by the Suffolk County Police Department addressing a drug location in our community. The message remains: If you are selling drugs in Suffolk County, we will be coming for you,” said Suffolk County Police Commissioner Timothy D. Sini.

Daves will be held overnight at the Sixth Precinct and is scheduled for arraignment at First District Court in Central Islip on May 4.

Case Number: RD/1928

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