On September 15, State Police charged 40-year-old Arthur Basso of Lansing for Unlawful Possession of Marijuana.
Basso was stopped on State Route 90 in Locke for having an inadequate muffler. After detecting an odor of marijuana emanating from the vehicle while interviewing Basso, a search of the vehicle was conducted. During the search, a clear plastic bag containing approximately 13.5 grams of marijuana, a vaporizer pen and three vaporizer cartridges containing THC were located in the center console.
Basso was issued an appearance ticket and a uniform traffic ticket returnable to the Town of Locke Court.