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Yonkers Resident Charged After Police Find Marijuana In Vehicle

State Police charged a Yonkers man with possession of marijuana.
State Police charged a Yonkers man with possession of marijuana. Photo Credit: File

YONKERS, N.Y. -- Yonkers resident Peter Candelario, 29, was arrested after police found about one ounce of marijuana in his possession, according to a police report.

Candelario's vehicle had broken down on the Sprain Brook Parkway in Greenburgh when officers found him, the report said.

The event occurred on Jan. 12 at approximately 11:50 p.m. He was processed without incident.

Candelario has been charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of marijuana and is due in Greenburgh Town Court on Jan. 30.

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