An Amsterdam man is facing charges for the sale of a controlled substance.


According to the Amsterdam Police Department, police stopped a vehicle on Oct. 3 on Forbes Street and the driver, 28-year-old  Esteban Gonzalez, of 100 Charles Lane apartment S1, was arrested on a felony warrant. Police said the warrant was signed by City Court Judge Lisa Lorman.

Gonzalez was charged with third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance. He was processed and arraigned in City Court. Police said Gonzalez was remanded to the  Montgomery County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail.

Members of the  New York State Police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team and Montgomery County District Attorney Kelli P. McCoski assisted.