Two Nabbed For Doping With Child In Car

A Falconer couple were charged Wednesday after police discovered the two in a parking lot in Jamestown with narcotics and a 10-year-old child inside their car.

According to the Jamestown Police Department, an officer observed Sam Critzer, 27, sitting in a parked car in the Big Lots parking lot – located at 39 S. Main St. – at approximately 4:40 p.m.

Further investigation revealed that Critzer was in the process of preparing and injecting heroin, while a separate occupant, Christina Weed, 34, was in possession of a prescription painkiller without a prescription.

The officer also found a 10-year-old child in the car.

Critzer was charged with criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and endangering the welfare of a child. Weed was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and endangering the welfare of a child.

Both were transported to the Jamestown City Jail where they are pending arraignment.