Schoharie County

Troopers: Schoharie County traffic stop on I-88 leads to LSD, Ketamine, Massachusetts man’s arrest

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SCHOHARIE COUNTY – A weekend traffic stop on Interstate 87 in the town of Schoharie led to the discovery of LSD, Ketamine and an impaired driver, state police said Tuesday.

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Andrew VanZandt, 46, of Marlborough, Mass., was arrested and charged with one count of fourth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, along with two misdemeanor counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and one misdemeanor count each of driving while ability impaired by drugs and criminal impersonation, troopers said.

State police made the stop over a traffic infraction on Interstate 88 Saturday afternoon, just before 12:30. Troopers then determined VanZandt to be impaired and in possession of LSD and Ketamine, state police said.

VanZandt is also accused of providing a false identity to troopers, along with a Michigan driver’s license that wasn’t his, state police said.

VanZandt was released to appear in court later.

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