Utica man charged with felony after Montgomery County traffic stop

By WKTV News

(WKTV) - A traffic stop in Montgomery County led to a felony charge for a Utica man after state police said they found drugs and three fake drivers' licenses.

Michael J. Taub, 20, is charged with one count of criminal possession of a forged instrument in the second degree, a Class D felony, two misdemeanor counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree and one count of unlawful possession of marijuana.

According to New York State police, a gray Buick Century was pulled over early Tuesday on Interstate 90 in the Town of Glen in Montgomery County. Troopers said they could smell the odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle while interviewing the driver. State police also said they found 0.3 grams of Ecstasy, three forged New York state drivers' licenses and 3.6 grams of marijuana.
Taub was arraigned in the Town of Glen and sent to the Montgomery County Jail in lieu of $2,500 cash or $5,000 bond.

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