HOGANSBURG A 25-year-old Bronx resident is due in court on the Mohawk reservation along the Canadian border to answer drug charges after he was stopped with almost 66 pounds of marijuana in his car.
St. Regis Mohawk Tribal Police said in a news release that Raymond Loraespinosa faces charges of criminal possession of marijuana and a traffic violation after he was pulled over in the town of Hogansburg on May 10.
Police said officers pulled over the car for not staying in its lane. A police dog searched the vehicle and found two large duffel bags of marijuana.
Mr. Loraespinosa was sent to Franklin County jail, Malone, on $15,000 bail.