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03 July 2018
Trio arrested for possession of crack cocaine and marihuana subsequent to a traffic stop.
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Douglas R. Keyer Jr.
Troop T Commander
Derek L. McMaster Loretta C. Pringle Rasheed A. Aziz
Albany, NY – On July 3, 2018, at approximately 3:43 a.m., State Police stopped a vehicle on I-87, in the city of Albany for a vehicle and traffic violation. During the interviewing of the driver Derek L. McMaster, age 40, of Troy, NY, for the vehicle and traffic violation probable cause to search the vehicle and its occupants was established. During the searching of the vehicle and the two passengers Loretta C. Pringle, age 26, of Troy, NY and Rasheed A. Aziz, age 40, of Troy, NY, approximately 45.6 grams of crack cocaine and approximately 26 grams of marihuana were located. Also, located during the search was several items of drug paraphernalia. All three subjects were taken into custody, transported and processed at SP Albany and subsequently charged with:
All three subjects are awaiting arraignment in the City of Albany Court. No bail information or return court date is available at this time.
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