MAN TRIES TO CROSS DIVIDED HIGHWAY – illegal u might have been due to the WEED



@ approximately 11:18 PM – Police arrested Scott Soares, age 30 of New Bedford, MA and charged him with possession of less than 50 grams of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia following a motor vehicle stop on Rt. 202/31. Soares was initially stopped for having a headlight out and making an illegal U-turn. Soares was also issued motor vehicle summonses for maintenance of lamps, improper turn on a divided highway and possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a motor vehicle. He was released after processing at police headquarters. Investigation and arrest by Cpl. Christopher Vallat.