Both the possession of drugs and the distribution of drugs can result in an A1 felony drug charge in New York. To be charged with an A1 felony for drug possession, the accused individual must be in possession of at least 8 oz or more of narcotics. To be charged with an A1 felony for drug distribution, the accused individual must have sold at least 2 oz or more of narcotics.
An A1 felony drug charge can carry severe consequences. Hiring an experienced drug crimes attorney to represent you can help minimize these consequences. New York City drug crimes attorney Paul D. Petrus, Jr. represents individuals charged with A1 felony drug crimes in the New York City area and throughout the state of New York. If you or a loved one has been charged with an A1 felony drug crime, contact Paul D. Petrus, Jr. through his website or by phone at 212-564-2440 to arrange a free consultation.