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Cortland man charged with drug possession
Name: Lawrence A. Nemecek
Address: Maple Avenue, Cortland, N.Y.
Charges: Two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree (misdemeanor); criminally using drug paraphernalia in the second degree (misdemeanor); aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the second degree (misdemeanor); driving while view obstructed (violation); driving without a license (violation)
Date Arrested: Nov. 22, 2017
Narrative: Nemecek was stopped on Clinton Avenue for driving with an obstructed view. An officer noticed there were items hanging from the driver’s rearview mirror. He was found to be in possession of methamphetamine, Tramadol hydrochloride, several small plastic baggies, and glassine envelopes, police said. He was released to appear in city court next month.