Waterville High School student accused of seling drugs to other student on bus

By WKTV News

WATERVILLE, N.Y. (WKTV) - A Waterville High School student has been charged after police say he sold drugs to another student on a school bus on the way to BOCES.

According to Oneida County Sheriff Robert Maciol, Michael Simpson, 17, a student from Waterville High School has been charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, and fifth-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance, a felony.

Simpson allegedly sold an assortment of pills (including hydrocodone) to a 15 year old Waterville student Thursday morning while on the school bus enroute to a BOCES program located in the Westmoreland High School.

Simpson was arraigned in the Village of New York Mills Court where bail was set at $5,000. He was then sent to the Oneida County Jail.

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