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TOWN OF NIAGARA – A routine seatbelt checkpoint on Fashion Outlet Boulevard at 5:30 p.m. Monday snared a driver not wearing his seatbelt, who is also facing a long list of unrelated charges.

Ronnie L. Dixon, 36, of Jordan Gardens, Niagara Falls was charged by Niagara County sheriff’s deputies with aggravated unlicensend operation, operating a motor vehicle by an unlicensed driver, and a seatbelt violation. He was additionally charged with unlawful possession of marijuana after a search found him carrying two plastic baggies of marijuana that were hidden in his sock.

Deputies said Dixon had 17 suspensions, including failure to pay fines and three or more speeding ticket in 18 months.