New York City man arrested for possessing marijuana following a traffic stop on the Thruway.


  Major Douglas R. Keyer Jr.
   Troop T Commander



Newburgh, NY – On August 9, 2019, at approximately 9:25 p.m., State Police stopped a vehicle on I-87 in the town of Newburgh for a vehicle and traffic infraction.  Upon interviewing the occupants, probable cause to search the vehicle was established.  The passenger, Baidy Hanne, 24, of New York, NY, was found to be in possession of approximately 3 ounces of marijuana. 
Atcherson was taken into custody and transported to SP Newburgh where he was charged with Criminal Possession of Marijuana 4th degree; a Class A Misdemeanor.  He was released on an appearance ticket returnable to the Town of Newburgh Court on August 26, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.