Marijuana Possession Arrest

August 06, 2017  |   News   |     |   Comments Off on Marijuana Possession Arrest

Yorktown Police report the arrest of 17 year old Mohegan Lake NY resident, whose name is being withheld due to eligibility for youthful offender status, on the charge of unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation, speed unreasonable, no front plate displayed and improperly turning, all traffic infractions.

On July 24, 2017 at approximately 05:55 PM P.O. M. Caprio while on routine patrol observed a vehicle allegedly travelling at a high rate of speed with no front plate and making an improper turn and a vehicle and traffic stop was initiated. Further investigation at the scene revealed that the defendant was allegedly in possession of 4.0 grams of marijuana. The defendant was arrested and transported to the Yorktown Police Department for processing.

The defendant was processed on the above charges and released on his own recognizance to a parent. He is due to back in Yorktown Justice Court on August 24, 2017 at 6:00pm.