Acting Major R. Christopher West
Troop G Commander
On September 8, 2020, State Police arrested Manci Liang, age 22, of Elmhurst, NY, for one count of criminal possession of marihuana 1st degree, a class C felony.
A Trooper patrolling I-87 in the town of Moreau initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle being operated by Liang after witnessing numerous vehicle and traffic violations. While interviewing the driver, the Trooper observed an odor of marihuana coming from the vehicle. During a subsequent search of the vehicle, the Trooper discovered multiple bags of marihuana with a total weight of 75 pounds.
Liang was arraigned in Moreau Town Court and released. She is due back in court on September 16.