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Man arrested for possession of drugs,speeding 106 mph on I-88

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ONEONTA, NY -

 New York State police at Oneonta arrested Christopher S. Tuckett, 19, of Floral Park, NY for two counts of the misdemeanor Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree, the misdemeanor of Reckless Driving and other traffic violations. 

This arrest occurred after a trooper observed a vehicle speeding at 106 mph, when the speed limit was 65 mph, on Interstate 88 in the Town of Otego.  Upon stopping the vehicle an odor of marihuana was detected, so a search of Tuckett and his vehicle was conducted.  During this search it was determined that he unlawfully possessed two Methylphenidate Hydrochloride pills and one Vyvanse pills. 

Tuckett was issued tickets returnable to the Town of Otego Court on December 22, 2016.