Man, 36, Charged After Police Find Cocaine During Motor Vehicle Stop


Police on Friday arrested a 36-year-old Pound Ridge, N.Y. man and charged him with possession of a controlled substance. 

At about 1:28 p.m. on April 22, an officer conducting a distracted driving enforcement patrol saw the man driving on Route 123 without wearing a seatbelt, according to a police report.

During a subsequent stop, police found that the man was in possession of cocaine, the report said.

The man was taken into custody. The offense carries a $150 penalty, under state law. 

Police released the man after he promised to appear May 5 in state Superior Court.

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