State Police at Liberty charge Maine woman with Possession of Marihuana

 

  
 NEW YORK STATE POLICE

 Major Pierce V. Gallagher
 Troop F Commander

 


  
PRESS RELEASE
 
 

On March 1, 2018, State Police at Liberty charged Sylvie R. Whitaker, 24, of Industry, ME with Criminal Possession of Marihuana 3rd degree (Class E Felony). Troopers responded to a suspicious vehicle complaint on Skinners Falls Rd in the Town of Cochecton. While interviewing Whitaker, a strong odor of marihuana was emanating from the vehicle. Upon conducting a vehicle search, approximately 12 ounces of marihuana was located and seized. Whitaker was placed under arrest and transported to SP Liberty.  The Troopers were assisted at SP Liberty by BCI and she was processed without incident. She was arraigned in the Town of Thompson Court and remanded to the Sullivan County Jail in lieu of $5,000.