NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Acting Major Todd O. Stratton
Troop C Commander
On June 30, 2020 New York State Police arrested two people for the misdemeanor of Unlawfully Dealing with Fireworks and Dangerous Fireworks.
A trooper initiated a traffic stop on Interstate 81 in the town of Kirkwood just after 1 p.m., when he observed a vehicle and traffic violation. An investigation resulted in the discovery of illegal fireworks totaling over $500. Both the driver and passenger were arrested. They are identified as Xavier Santos, age 31 of Syracuse, NY and Aristides Lopez-Robles, age 34 of Syracuse, NY.
Both men were released on appearance tickets to the town of Kirkwood court on July 15, 2020.