Penn Yan Police arrested a 31 year old village man following a traffic stop.
Joseph Erickson was observed driving on Wagener Street while allegedly having a suspended driver’s license. Erickson was found to have no New York license, with his privileges suspended nine times. A traffic stop was initiated and he was taken into custody. A search of his car turned up a quantity of marijuana. He was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation, unlicensed operator and unlawful possession of marijuana.
Erickson was being held at Yates County Jail pending arraignment on the charges.