AGGRESSIVE DRIVER BUSTED FOR POT

On Thursday, June 25, at approximately 11:25 pm, Patrolman Joseph SanGiovanni stopped a 2010 Honda Civic operated by Jarrett Merkin, age 26, of Perrineville, on Route 31 South near Payne Road after Mr. Merkin was reported as an aggressive driver and after Ptl. SanGiovanni observed the vehicle failing to maintain lane. During the stop, Ptl. SanGiovanni found Mr. Merkin to be in possession of a small amount of marijuana and a pipe. As a result, Ptl. SanGiovanni charged Mr. Merkin with Possession of Under 50 Grams of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Operating a Motor Vehicle While In Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance. He was released ROR.

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