CANTON, N.Y. (WWNY) - A St. Lawrence County assistant district attorney has been promoted.
County District Attorney Gary Pasqua announced Monday that ADA Sara Charpentier is now his chief assistant.
“Attorney Charpentier has earned this leadership position through her hard work and dedication to my Office,” Pasqua said.
Charpentier is a St. Lawrence County native who was sworn into the Massachusetts State Bar in 2005.
She returned to the north country in 2013 to become a prosecutor in the DA’s office.
Charpentier has worked with the county’s drug task force and has assisted Pasqua with several confidential cases, as well as a large-scale drug investigation known as Operation Drop, which included indicting more than 40 people.