Freeport, NY man arrested for possessing 1.8 pounds of marihuana subsequent to a traffic stop.
NEW YORK STATE POLICE Major Douglas R. Keyer Jr.Troop T Commander
PRESS RELEASECoxsackie, NY – On August 13, 2018, at approximately 10:51 a.m., State Police stopped a vehicle on I-87, in the town of Coxsackie for vehicle and traffic violations. During the interviewing of the driver for the traffic violations probable cause to search the vehicle and its occupants was established. The driver Shanon M. Wilson, age 33, of Freeport, NY was found to be in possession of approximately 1.8 pounds of marihuana. Wilson was taken into custody, transported and processed at SP Albany, were he was subsequently charged with:
- Criminal Possession of Marihuana in the 2nd degree; a Class D Felony
- Vehicle and Traffic Violations
Wilson was arraigned in the town of Coxsackie Court and remanded to the Greene County Jail in lieu of $20,000. Cash or $40,000. Bond. Return court date of August 16, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. in the Town of Coxsackie Court.