The Wayne County Office of the Sheriff reports the arrest of Overton L. Johnson, age 23 of E. Main St. in the Village of Palmyra, New York for felony criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree subdivision 1 and 12. Overton is accused of possessing 56 grams of powder cocaine in the Village of Newark, New York. Overton, currently being supervised by New York State Division of Parole for a previous conviction of narcotic sales, was brought before Judge William Schusler in the Village of Newark Court for arraignment. Overton was remanded to the Wayne County Office of the Sheriff’s Jail division without bail due to his prior felony convictions. Assistance with the investigation was provided by the Ontario County Drug Taskforce to include the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office, Canandaigua Police Dept. and the Geneva Police Dept.