SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK APPELLATE DIVISION SECOND JUDICIAL DEPARTMENT
March 10, 2009
THE PEOPLE, ETC., RESPONDENT,
JEREMY COX, APPELLANT.
Appeal by the defendant from a judgment of the Supreme Court, Nassau County (Brown, J.), rendered January 11, 2008, convicting him of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the fourth degree, criminal possession of a controlled substance in the fifth degree, criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree, and resisting arrest, upon a jury verdict, and imposing sentence. The appeal bings up for review the denial, after a hearing (Berkowitz, J.), of those branches the defendant's omnibus motion which were to suppress physical evidence and his statements to law enforcement authorities.
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STEVEN W. FISHER, J.P., JOSEPH COVELLO, DANIEL D. ANGIOLILLO & JOHN M. LEVENTHAL, JJ.
(Ind. No. 832/07)
DECISION & ORDER
ORDERED that the judgment is affirmed.
Viewing the evidence in the light most favorable to the prosecution (see People v Contes, 60 NY2d 620), we find that it was legally sufficient to establish the defendant's guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. Upon our independent review pursuant to CPL 470.15(5), we are satisfied that the verdict of guilt was not against the weight of the evidence (see People v Romero, 7 NY3d 633).
The defendant's remaining contentions are without merit.
FISHER, J.P., COVELLO, ANGIOLILLO and LEVENTHAL, JJ., concur.
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