Meth Arrest In Bath This Morning

April 15, 2021

From Bath Village Police:

The Village of Bath Police Department executed a no-knock search warrant on April 15th, 2021 during the early morning hours at 100 W. Steuben St. The warrant was the conclusion of a methamphetamine sales investigation at the residence. A large quantity of crystal methamphetamine was seized along with scales and packaging materials. Amber M. Gerow, age 37, of 100 W. Steuben St., Bath, was charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree, a class B felony. Ms. Gerow was taken to the Steuben County Centralized Arraignment Court where she will be arraigned later this evening.

Steven R. Jeffers, age 36, of 100 W. Steuben St., Bath was charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 7th degree, a class A misdemeanor. William Newton, age 33, of the Holland American Motel on State Route 415, Bath, was charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 7th degree, a class A misdemeanor. Both Jeffers and Newton were issued appearance tickets and released to re-appear in Bath Village Court at a later date.

More charges are likely after grand jury presentation at a future date. Assisting the Bath Police execute the warrant was a Steuben County Sheriff’s Office Investigator and a Steuben County District Attorney’s office Investigator.