MAYVILLE, N.Y. (WIVB) - Deputies say when they went to look at the license of a driver they stopped for speeding and failing to dim his high beams, they spotted narcotics inside the driver's wallet.
Thursday morning around 1:30 a.m., Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies on patrol in the Village of Mayville stopped a driver on North Erie Street for speeding and for failing to dim the vehicle's high beams. Deputies say when they asked to see Edward Wood's license, they saw narcotics inside his wallet.
The 43-year-old Westfield man was arrested and charged with DWAI by drugs.
Aside from the drugs in his wallet, deputies say they additionally found two hypodermic needles and other drug paraphernalia under the driver's seat of his vehicle.
Wood has also been charged with seventh degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, criminally possessing a hypodermic instrument, speeding, and failing to dim high beams.
He is due back in court at a later date.
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