CAMBRIA – Two Amherst men were arrested by Niagara County sheriff’s deputies on marijuana-related charges after deputies investigating a stopped car at 3 a.m. Wednesday on Lower Mountain Road said they found the two men with 21 baggies of marijuana, a grinder, glass pipes, and an automatic rolling machine.
The driver, Thomas M. Woodford, 21, of Margaret Road was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of marijuana and his passenger, Jarret M. Danni, 19, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana.
Deputies investigating Woodford’s vehicle stopped along the roadside noticed a large amount of smoke and noticed the odor of marijuana. Deputies found several baggies in the front seat and several more in an open backpack, as well as the marijuana-related paraphernalia.
Danni said the only marijuana that was his was a small roach and a marijuana grinder found at the scene. He was released on an appearance ticket and Woodford was held pending his posting of $250 bail. A total of 54.1 grams of marijuana was confiscated, according to deputies.