Marijuana Possession Arrest

August 28, 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, who is charged with Unlawful Possession of Marijuana, a violation, speed in zone, no front plate, and for operating a motor vehicle out of class, all traffic infractions.

Police report that on August 16, 2017 at approximately 2:30 am, P.O. Caprio was on routine patrol on Lexington Avenue when he observed a vehicle allegedly traveling at a high rate of speed and not displaying a front license plate. P.O Caprio conducted a traffic stop on Morris Lane and identified the operator of the vehicle via a NYS Driver’s License. An investigation at the scene by P.O. Mullen revealed that the defendant was allegedly in possession of 1.0 gram of Marijuana and was allegedly operating the vehicle out of his license class. The defendant was then placed under arrest at the scene by P.O. Mullen.

The defendant was processed on the above charges and was released on his own recognizance. The Defendant is due back in Yorktown Court on September 19, 2017 at 6pm.