17 December 2020
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


Machias man arrested for drug possession after traffic stop

On December 9, 2020, SP Machias Troopers arrested Joshua D. Barber, 26, of Machias, NY for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree, Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle 2nd Degree, and Use of a Vehicle Without an Interlock Device.

During a traffic stop on Union Street in the town of Machias, Barber was found to be in possession of methamphetamine.

He was arrested and released with appearance tickets for Machias Town Court, where he is due to appear in January.

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