The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on August 10, 2023, at about 2:30pm, Investigators arrested Kristie L. Pontius, age 48, of Waterloo, New York, in relation to an arrest warrant for Violation of Pre-Trial Release. Upon effecting the arrest, Investigators found that Pontius was in possession of Cocaine which she attempted to conceal. Pursuant to the investigation, Pontius was additionally charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree and Tampering with Physical Evidence. Pontius was remanded into the custody of the Seneca County Jail where she was arraigned at CAP Court and held pursuant to the warrant. Pontius will be expected to appear before the Waterloo Town Court at a later date.