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Drugs found druing traffic stop on Route 17


July 18, 2011

A traffic stop on State Rte 17 in the town of Thompson ended with two people due in court. The Operator of a 2000 Dodge Caravan, Sylvia Meehan, age 36 of Middletown, NY was found to possess hydrocodone.

She was charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th and Controlled Substance not in Original Container (Public Health Law) and Vehicle & Traffic violations including Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle 3rd.

A passenger in the car, Jesse J. Norwood, age 37 of Pound Ridge, NY was charged with Unlawful Possession of Marijuana and Unlawfully Dealing with Fireworks. Both people were issued appearance tickets returnable to the town of Thompson court on July 18, 2011 to answer the charges.