Saturday, February 6, 2016

Bath man charged with felony pot possession

State police report the arrest of Christopher J. Burleson, age 28, of 7200 Boot Jack Rd., Bath, N.Y. He was charged with Criminal Possession of Marijuana 3rd degree, a class “E” Felony.  On Friday at approximately 7:25 p.m. Burleson was stopped by New York State Police on Faucett Rd. in the Town of Bath operating his motor vehicle in violation of the New York State Vehicle and Traffic Law. Troopers conducted an investigation and found that Burleson was allegedly in possession of over 15 ounces of Marijuana and $2283.00 cash. Burleson was arrested and processed at SP Bath.
Burleson was arraigned before Town of Bath Justice Watches and released on his own recognizance.       

Inv. Jeremy Hagadone                                                       New York State Police – Bath