SP Jamestown - Traffic stop leads to drug arrest

 
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major Christopher L. Cummings
Troop A Commander


  
 
 
PRESS RELEASE
 
 
On May 31st, 2012, Trooper Joseph Krywalski pulled over a vehicle on Route 60 in Kiantone for the front seat passenger not wearing her seatbelt. While speaking to the passenger, Monica Pratton, 26, of Jamestown, Trooper KRYWALSKI smelled marijuana emanating from inside the vehicle. Investigation revealed that PRATTON was in possession of a marijuana cigarette and she was subsequently arrested for Unlawful Possession of Marijuana. PRATTON was issued an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear in the Town of Kiantone Court on a later date.