State police charge two with DWI, pot possession in Russell, Massena
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 10:18 am

State police say they recently charged two people in unrelated incidents with drunk driving and pot possession:

• Jeffrey S. Whitton, 47, of Richville was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated, driving while intoxicated, speeding, failure to keep right, insufficient taillights and inadequate platelamp at 8:51 p.m. Friday on county Route 17 in Russell. He was released with appearance tickets, troopers said.

• Chad T. Smoke, 22, of Akwesasne, Ontario was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana at 8:35 p.m. Friday at the Massena port of entry. He was arragined in court and released after posting $100 bail bond, troopers said.