Man from La Fayette arrested for a felony after having just over an ounce of concentrated cannabis during traffic stop



Major William F. McEvoy
Troop C Commander



(Chenango, NY – February 27, 2018) On February 26, 2018, at about 4:05 p.m., New York State Police at Binghamton arrested Sean Rienhardt, age 33, of La Fayette, NY for the felony of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 4th degree and other traffic violations. 

The arrest occurred on Interstate 81 in the town of Chenango after a traffic stop for a suspended registration.  An odor of marijuana was detected inside the vehicle and a search revealed that Rienhardt unlawfully possessed just over one ounce of concentrated cannabis.  

Rienhardt was arraigned in the town of Chenango Court and was remanded to the Broome County Jail. 

Sean Rienhardt