Local Arrested During Traffic Stop
A Far Rockaway man was arrested in upstate New York during a routine traffic stop when police found marijuana in his possession, according to published reports.
According to state police, Edward Irizarry, 27, of Far Rockaway, was driving a Dodge Intrepid along Interstate 81 in Lenox Township, located in Madison County, New York and was pulled over for a motor vehicle violation last Friday evening. Police proceeded to search the vehicle when they found two pounds of marijuana. Irizarry told police that the marijuana belonged to him.
Irizarry was charged with possession with intent to deliver and possession of drug paraphernalia.